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accent

noun /ˈӕksənt/
a special way of pronouncing words in a particular area etc
der Akzent
an American accent.
emphasis
die Betonung
The accent must be on hard work.
a mark used to show the pronunciation of a letter in certain languages
der Akzent
Put an accent on the e in début.
(a mark used to show) the stress on a syllable
die Betonung
The accent is on the second syllable.
(Definition of accent from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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