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Umlaut

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  1. a diacritic consisting of a pair of dots or lines placed over a letter

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 14, 2008
  2. A very similar diacritic is the diaeresis (or trema)

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  3. When the vowel is an i, the diacritic replaces the tittle

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 14, 2008
  4. The two diacritics are very similar in appearance, and the distinction between them is not always made

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  5. The diaeresis or trema is the diacritic mark ( ¨ ), used to indicate a phonological diaeresis, or, more generally, that a vowel should be pronounced apart from the letter which precedes it

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