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accentual (adjective), more accentual, most accentual
1. Involving or associated with stress of pronunciations as with speech, singing, etc.
2. Employing a structure based on the number of stresses in a poetic line instead of the number of syllables.
3. Having a metric system based on stress rather than syllables or quantity.
4. A reference to making something more noticeable: "Harriet likes to wear accentual clothes that attract attention."
This entry is located in the following units: -al; -ial, -eal (page 5) cant-, chant- (page 1)