of or pertaining to accent or stress.
Prosody. of or pertaining to poetry based on the number of stresses, as distinguished from poetry depending on the number of syllables or quantities.

1600–10; < Latin accentu(s) (see accent) + -al1

accentuality, noun
accentually, adverb
nonaccentual, adjective
nonaccentually, adverb Unabridged
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accentual (ækˈsɛntʃʊəl)
1.  of, relating to, or having accents; rhythmic
2.  prosody Compare quantitative of or relating to verse based on the number of stresses in a line rather than on the number of syllables

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Example sentences
Because the syllables are not counted, accentual verse has a certain flexibility.
Explain that iambic meter refers to accentual feet of an unstressed followed by a stressed syllable.
There are three basic accentual methods: stress, tone, and length.
There are sure to be foreign sounds or accentual peculiarities that do not fit the native phonetic habits.
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