Macron

Definition of Macron

Ma´cron
n.1.(Pron.) A short, straight, horizontal mark [-], placed over vowels to denote that they are to be pronounced with a long sound; as, ā, in dāme; ē, in sēam, etc.

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diacritic, diacritical mark
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