English version

circumflex in Letters & punctuation topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcircumflexcir‧cum‧flex /ˈsɜːkəmfleks $ ˈsɜːr-/ noun [countable]  SLAa mark placed above a letter in various languages such as French, for example ô
Examples from the Corpus
circumflexSlavic cheekbones caught the gentle light; one eyebrow was incomplete but the other was angled like a circumflex.