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a diacritical mark (^) placed above a vowel in some languages to indicate a special phonetic quality

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Circumflexes are omitted for reconnait and fut (pp.
And finally, the recurring problems of the errant circumflexes (^) above the Welsh vowels 'w' and 'y'.
If that is the case, I would be interested to know whether the people of Germany and Sweden are equally non-plussed over their umlauts, or if the French are jettisoning their acutes, graves and circumflexes.
Among the innovations Welsh users may find particularly useful is the easy use of circumflexes - a bugbear with some previous Welsh-language software.
And finally, we return to those darned problems with circumflexes that seem to permanently plague us.