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accent3
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accent (mark)

Fr    accent3, accent graphique, signe diacritique

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Synonym(s): diacritic2

Kinds: acute accent, circumflex accent, grave accent

Type of: diacritic2

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 4 (#3)
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 2
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Matthews 1997: 4 (#1)
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 5 (#2) (= written accent)
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Richards etal. 1992: 1 (#2)
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Trask 1996: 4 (# 7)
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


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  abstract representation
  abstraction
  abstractness
  accent1
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  accent3
  accent4
accent (mark)
  accented
  accentology
  accentuable
  accentual
  accentuate
  accentuated
  accentuation

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