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Synonyms for diacritic

a mark added to a letter to indicate a special pronunciation

capable of distinguishing


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1 of the iType font engine introduces Monotype Imaging's Fonts in a Box[TM] technology, which enables the full display of characters with extended attributes including accent marks and descenders, such as the lowercase y.
NOTE TO EDITORS: Contact the company for French accent marks in "Comite Francais d'Organisation de la Coupe du Monde.
Note to Editors: There should be accent marks over the "a" and the first and fourth "e" in the word "Szekesfehervar" above.
Each word is displayed with all accent marks, its part of speech and gender.
NOTE TO EDITORS: In the product name "Protege" there are accent marks above the letter "e.
In the first edition, Do laid out every story and inked accent marks over each accented word by hand.
Both translators prominently display accent marks and parts of speech -- noun, verb, etc.
Note to Editors: In the text above, there are accent marks on the first, second and third "e's" in the word "Pitie-Salpetriere.