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1    the act, instance, or manner of pronouncing sounds  
2    the supposedly correct manner of pronouncing sounds in a given language  
3    a phonetic transcription of a word  

Received Pronunciation  
      n   the accent of standard Southern British English,   (Abbrev)    RP  
spelling pronunciation  
      n   a pronunciation of a word that is influenced by the word's orthography and often comes about as the modification of an earlier or original rendering, such as the pronunciation of the British name Mainwaring, usually ('mænərɪ1), as ('meɪnˌwɛərɪ1)  
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accent, accentuation, articulation, diction, elocution, enunciation, inflection, intonation, speech, stress  

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
1. the art of public speaking in which gesture, vocal production, and delivery are emphasized 2.the study of formal speaking in pronunciation, grammar, style, and tone.
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