I abhor vivisection. It should at least be curbed. Better, it should be abolished. I know of no achievement through vivisection, no scientific discovery, that could not have been obtained without such barbarism and cruelty. The whole thing is evil.
—Charles Mayo (founder of the Mayo Clinic)
The prominence or emphasis given to a syllable or word. In the word poetry, the accent (or stress) falls on the first syllable.