how to pronounce cantaloupe


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cantaloupe is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… in the lab a spoiled cantaloupe melon …”

meanings of cantaloupe


  1. Smooth-skinned, also known as true cantaloupe, found in the Middle East and also grown in Europe.
  2. A melon of species Cucumis melo subsp. melo with sweet orange flesh, with numerous cultivars in several cultivar groups.
  3. An orange colour, like that of cantaloupe flesh.
  4. Having a rough skin resembling netting; also known as muskmelon or rockmelon.

cantaloupe frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cantaloupe occurs in english on average 1.3 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.

topics cantaloupe 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 cantaloupe can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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