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grave (accent)

noun [C] uk   us   /ˌɡrɑːv ˈæksənt/
a symbol used over a letter in some languages, for example the letter "è" in French, to show that it is pronounced in a particular way
Translations of “grave (accent)”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鈍重音符,沉音符,抑音符…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钝重音符,沉音符,抑音符…
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