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English definition of “circumflex”


noun [C] (IN WRITING)    /ˈsɜː.kəm.fleks/ US  /ˈsɝː-/
a sign (^) over a letter , especially a vowel , which shows that it has a different pronunciation from the letter without a sign over itPunctuation
(Definition of circumflex noun (IN WRITING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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