accentuation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæk.ˌsɛn.tʃə.ˈweɪ.ʃən/, /ˌɪk.ˌsɛn.tʃə.ˈweɪ.ʃən/
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

Noun[edit]

accentuation (plural accentuations)

  1. Act of accentuating; applications of accent.
  2. (ecclesiastical, music) Pitch or modulation of the voice in reciting portions of the liturgy.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

accentuation f (plural accentuations)

  1. stressing, accenting