Diaeresis - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |daɪˈerəsɪs|  American pronunciation of the word diaeresis
Brit.  |dʌɪˈɪərɪsɪs|  British pronunciation of the word diaeresis

noun

- a diacritical mark (two dots) placed over a vowel to indicate that it does not form a diphthong with an adjacent vowel (syn: dieresis)

Word forms

noun
singular: diaeresis
plural: diaereses
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