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ogonek

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Pronunciation: /ɒˈɡɒnɛk/

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Definition of ogonek in English:

noun

A diacritic mark (˛) placed beneath a letter, typically to indicate nasalization of a vowel in Polish and other languages.

Origin

Polish, literally 'little hook'.

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