Definitions for accent mark

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ac′cent mark`(n.)

  1. a mark used to indicate an accent, stress, etc., as for pronunciation or in musical notation.

    Category: Phonetics

Origin of accent mark:

1885–90

Princeton's WordNet

  1. accent, accent mark(noun)

    a diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation

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