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