Definition of Diacritical. Meaning of Diacritical. Synonyms of Diacritical

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Definition of Diacritical

Diacritical
Diacritic Di`a*crit"ic, Diacritical Di`a*crit"ic*al, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to separate, distinguish; dia` through + ? to separate. See Critic.] That separates or distinguishes; -- applied to points or marks used to distinguish letters of similar form, or different sounds of the same letter, as, [=a], [a^], ["a], [=o], [o^], etc. ``Diacritical points.' --Sir W. Jones. A glance at this typography will reveal great difficulties, which diacritical marks necessarily throw in the way of both printer and writer. --A. J. Ellis.

Meaning of Diacritical from wikipedia

- A diacritic – also diacritical mark, diacritical point, diacritical sign, or accent – is a glyph added to a letter or basic glyph. The term derives from...
- most common combining characters in the Latin script are the combining diacritical marks (including combining accents). Unicode also contains many precomposed...
- Combining Diacritical Marks is a Unicode block containing the most common combining characters. It also contains the character "Combining Grapheme Joiner"...
- arrows can be found in the Combining Diacritical Marks, Combining Diacritical Marks Extended, Combining Diacritical Marks for Symbols, Halfwidth and Fullwidth...
- Some English language terms have letters with diacritical marks. Most of the words are loanwords from French, with others coming from Spanish, Portuguese...
- Combining Diacritical Marks for Symbols is a Unicode block containing arrows, dots, enclosures, and overlays for modifying symbol characters. The following...
- Combining Diacritical Marks Extended is a Unicode block containing diacritical marks used in German dialectology (Teuthonista). The following Unicode-related...
- 70,000 American Diacritical The Chambers Dictionary Chambers Harrap 1872 13th (ISBN 9781473602250) 2014 1,920 62,500 British Diacritical Collins English...
- Combining Diacritical Marks Supplement is a Unicode block containing combining characters for the Uralic Phonetic Alphabet, Medievalist notations, and...
- Combining Diacritical Marks (Unicode block) Combining Diacritical Marks Extended (Unicode block) Combining Half Marks (Unicode block) Combining Diacritical Marks...
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