how to pronounce apoplexy


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apoplexy is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… of apoplexy his researches on chloroform …”

meanings of apoplexy


  1. Gross hemorrhage into a cavity or into the substance of an organ.
  2. A state of intense and almost uncontrollable anger.
  3. (medicine, dated) Unconsciousness or incapacity resulting from a cerebral hemorrhage or stroke.

apoplexy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) people, society, and culture;

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