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háček Line breaks: háček
Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːtʃɛk/
/ˈhatʃɛk/

Definition of háček in English:

noun

A diacritic mark (ˇ) placed over a letter to indicate modification of the sound in Slavic and other languages.

Origin

Czech, diminutive of hák 'hook'.

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