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circumflex (plural circumflexes)
- (orthography) A diacritical mark (ˆ) placed over a vowel in certain languages to change its pronunciation; also used in combination with certain consonants in Esperanto to create additional letters.
- Having this mark.
- ê is e circumflex.
- Curving around
- The circumflex coronary artery
with circumflex accent
- To mark or pronounce with a circumflex.
- to circumflex a syllable
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