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Hvǫss hljóðsgrein er sú er skjótliga er framfoerð með upphǫldnu hljóði, sem þessi samstafa: hvat.
(An acute accent is that which is pronounced quickly with a lifting sound, as in this syllable: ‘hvat’ (what).)
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