how to pronounce adhesion


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adhesion is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… friction and adhesion the molecules of …”

meanings of adhesion


  1. Persistent attachment or loyalty.
  2. The binding of a cell to a surface or substrate.
  3. An abnormal union of surface by the formation of new tissue resulting from an inflammatory process.
  4. The ability of a substance to stick to an unlike substance.
  5. An agreement to adhere.

adhesion frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word adhesion 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 adhesion 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 adhesion can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with adhesion


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