esdrújulo

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian sdrucciolo.

Adjective[edit]

Examples

teléfono, informática, and enciclopédico

esdrújulo (feminine singular esdrújula, masculine plural esdrújulos, feminine plural esdrújulas)

  1. Of a word whose antepenultimate (third to last) syllable is stressed: proparoxytone.

Usage notes[edit]

  • In Spanish orthography, such words all have an accent written over the stressed vowel.

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