the use or application of an accent; the relative prominence of syllables in a phrase or utterance
emphasizing, accenting, accentuation(noun)
the act of giving special importance or significance to something
Act of accentuating; applications of accent.
Pitch or modulation of the voice in reciting portions of the liturgy.
Origin: * accentuatio. Compare French accentuation.
act of accentuating; applications of accent
pitch or modulation of the voice in reciting portions of the liturgy
Origin: [LL. accentuatio: cf. F. accentuation.]
The numerical value of accentuation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of accentuation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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