oxytone

Definitions:

  • Relating to or being a Greek word that has an acute accent on its last syllable.
  • Relating to or being a word that has a heavy stress accent on its last syllable.
  • A word having the stress or the acute accent on the last syllable.
  • In <em>grammar</em>, especially <em>Greek grammar</em>: Having or characterized by the acute accent on the last syllable.
  • Causing a word to take the acute accent on the final syllable: as, an <em>oxytone</em> suffix.
  • A word which has the acute accent on the last syllable.
  • In <em>grammar</em>, to pronounce or write with the acute accent on the final syllable: as, to <internalXref urlencoded="oxytone">oxytone</internalXref> a word.
  • Having an acute sound; (Gr. Gram.), having an acute accent on the last syllable.
  • An acute sound.
  • A word having the acute accent on the last syllable.
  • Pertaining to a <xref>word</xref> with the <xref>stress</xref> or an <xref>acute accent</xref> on the last <xref>syllable</xref>.
  • A <xref>word</xref> with the <xref>stress</xref> or an <xref>acute accent</xref> on the last <xref>syllable</xref>.
  • word having stress or an acute accent on the last syllable
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