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` (grave accent) is there for Catalan. For this language, the ç and the · were also brought in (at least on the physical keyboards sold in Spain). ^ is likely to be used for completeness (this accent is quite common in Portuguese and French)
The acute accent is used to mark which is the stressed syllable. The diaeresis is actually only used in the 'u' letter. It is used to note that it must be pronounced in contrary to the normal uses of the ‘gue’ and ‘gui’ in the Spanish language. There are no uses in Spanish (that I know, maybe some obscure reference) for the grave accent and the ...
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