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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Accent  \Ac*cent"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Accented};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Accenting}.]  [OF.  accenter,  F.  accentuer.] 
  1.  To  express  the  accent  of  (either  by  the  voice  or  by  a 
  mark);  to  utter  or  to  mark  with  accent. 
 
  2.  To  mark  emphatically;  to  emphasize. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  accented 
  adj  1:  used  of  syllables;  "a  tonic  syllables  carries  the  main 
  stress  in  a  word"  [syn:  {tonic}]  [ant:  {atonic}] 
  2:  used  of  syllables  [syn:  {heavy},  {strong}] 




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