how to pronounce adherence


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adherence is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… General Sessions adherence to his …”

meanings of adherence


  1. Faithful support for some cause.
  2. An extent to which a patient continues an agreed treatment plan.
  3. A close physical union of two objects.

adherence frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word adherence occurs in english on average 1.5 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 adherence 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 adherence can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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