diacritic definition

  • adjective:
    • Diacritical.
    • Medicine Diagnostic or unique.
    • identifying
    • Denoting a distinguishing level put on a letter or personality.
    • That separates or distinguishes; -- put on things or markings regularly differentiate letters of similar type, or various noises of the same letter, because, ā, ă, ä, ō, ŏ, etc.
    • capable of distinguishing
    • Diacritical.
    • drug Diagnostic or unique.
    • identifying
    • Denoting a distinguishing level put on a letter or personality.
    • That separates or differentiates; -- placed on things or marks used to distinguish letters of similar type, or different sounds of the identical page, because, ā, ă, ä, ō, ŏ, etc.
    • capable of distinguishing
  • noun:
    • A mark, such as the cedilla of façade or perhaps the severe accent of resumé, put into a letter to indicate a unique phonetic value or differentiate terms that are usually graphically identical.
    • a unique level included with a letter to point another type of pronunciation, stress, tone, or definition.
    • A diacritical level (which see, under diacritical).
    • a mark added to a letter to point a particular pronunciation
    • A mark, including the cedilla of façade or perhaps the severe accent of resumé, put into a letter to point a unique phonetic price or distinguish words which are usually graphically identical.
    • a unique level put into a letter to point a different sort of pronunciation, anxiety, tone, or definition.
    • A diacritical mark (which see, under diacritical).
    • a mark put into a letter to point an unique pronunciation
  • others:
    • Serving to differentiate: identical to diacritical (which is the more common type).
    • Serving to differentiate: same as diacritical (which is the more prevalent type).

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