Meaning of pull-quote

pull-quote

Pronunciation: (pool'kwōt"), [key]
— n.
  1. (in a magazine or newspaper) an excerpted line or phrase, in a larger or display typeface, run at the top of a page or in a mid-column box to draw attention to the text of the article or story from which it is quoted; blurb.
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