stress mark Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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stress marknoun [C]

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a ​shortverticalline that, when the ​pronunciation of a word is being ​shown, is ​printed before the ​syllable that ​receives the most ​stress or the second most ​stress in the word: Stress ​marks above the ​lineindicate primarystress, while those below the ​line show secondarystress.
(Definition of stress mark from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stress mark”
in Chinese (Simplified) 重音符号…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重音符號…
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