Circumflecting
Circumflect Cir"cum*flect, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Circumflected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Circumflecting}.] [L. circumflectere. See {Circumflex}.] 1. To bend around. [1913 Webster]

2. To mark with the circumflex accent, as a vowel. [R.] [1913 Webster]


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  • Circumflect — Cir cum*flect, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Circumflected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Circumflecting}.] [L. circumflectere. See {Circumflex}.] 1. To bend around. [1913 Webster] 2. To mark with the circumflex accent, as a vowel. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Circumflected — Circumflect Cir cum*flect, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Circumflected}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Circumflecting}.] [L. circumflectere. See {Circumflex}.] 1. To bend around. [1913 Webster] 2. To mark with the circumflex accent, as a vowel. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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