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secondary stress

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The degree of stress weaker than a primary accent placed on a syllable in the pronunciation of a word.
  • n. The mark (ˌ) used to indicate secondary stress.

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