Secondary Stress Definition

Any accent, or stress, that is weaker than the full, or primary, accent.
Webster's New World
A mark (in this dictionary, ) used to indicate this.
Webster's New World
The second strongest of the four phonemic degrees of stress.
Webster's New World
A mark indicating this.
Webster's New World

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