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diacritical

[dahy-uh-krit-i-kuh l] /ˌdaɪ əˈkrɪt ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
serving to distinguish; distinctive.
2.
capable of distinguishing.
3.
Phonetics. serving as a diacritic.
Origin of diacritical
1740-1750
First recorded in 1740-50; diacritic + -al1
Related forms
diacritically, adverb
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diacritical

/ˌdaɪəˈkrɪtɪkəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a diacritic
2.
showing up a distinction
Derived Forms
diacritically, adverb
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