how to pronounce benzene


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the above transcription of benzene is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

benzene is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wash benzene washing gasoline but no one …”

meanings of benzene


  1. Sometimes used in place of the phenyl group.
  2. An aromatic hydrocarbon of formula C6H6 whose structure consists of a ring of alternate single and double bonds.

benzene frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word benzene occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

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