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diacritical mark used to indicate stress or placed above a vowel to indicate a special pronunciation accent , accent mark
letter, pronunciation sign added to a accent , diacritic
mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation acute , acute accent , ague
aspect of pronunciation that involves bringing articulatory organs together so as to shape the sounds of speech articulation
pronunciation, clarity and distinctness of articulation , diction , elocution , enunciation
pronunciation with a sibilant (hissing or whistling) sound assibilation , sibilation
mark added to a letter to indicate a special pronunciation diacritic , diacritical mark
pronunciation mark over or under letter diacritical mark
dots, two, over adjacent vowels for separate pronunciation dieresis
two dots over second of two vowels to indicate separate pronunciation dieresis
slur in pronunciation elide
pronunciation, omission of initial or final sound in elision
letter dropped at beginning or end in pronunciation elision
sound in pronunciation, omission of final elision
pronunciation of a word, insertion of a sound in the epenthesis
insertion of a vowel or consonant into a word to make its pronunciation easier epenthesis
pronunciation, agreeable euphony
mark (`) placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation grave , grave accent
diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as the letter c) to indicate pronunciation hacek , wedge
two words are heteronyms if they are spelled the same way but differ in pronunciation (e.g. `bow') heteronym
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