how to pronounce accrual


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accrual is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of accrual in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… most accrual for corporations obviously …”

meanings of accrual


  1. From the creditor's viewpoint, a charge incurred in one accounting period that has not been, but is to be, paid by the end of it.
  2. An increase; something that accumulates, especially an amount of money that periodically accumulates for a specific purpose.

accrual frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word accrual occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics accrual can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that accrual can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to accrual


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