oxytone


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Oxytone \Ox"y*tone\, a. [Gr. ???; 'oxy`s sharp + ??? tone.]
   Having an acute sound; (Gr. Gram.), having an acute accent on
   the last syllable.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Oxytone \Ox"y*tone\, n.
   1. An acute sound.
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   2. (Gr. Gram.) A word having the acute accent on the last
      syllable.
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