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What is the significance of the “ô” character in “rôle” in this work?

In this document from 1916, on the last line of the first page is the word rôle. If context matters, the entire sentence is: As might readily be supposed, the control of the lactic acid ...
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What is the third 'quote' (inverted comma) called? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are these symbols called? ~ ` ^ Most of use are familiar with " and ' but what is the third ` (same key as ~ on a standard US keyboard) character called, and how ...
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Where to use “!”, “;”, “`” [closed]

Where should I use the following symbols while writing something in English language? ! — exclamation mark ; — semicolon ` — grave accent