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accentuations

noun
plural of accentuation

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a special notice or importance given to something
  • the school's accentuation on math skills has resulted in its students being among the highest math scorers in the state

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“Accentuations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/accentuations. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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