how to pronounce capsicum


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capsicum is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of capsicum


  1. Any of several tropical American plants, of the genus Capsicum, principally the species Capsicum annuum and Capsicum frutescens, that are cultivated as edible peppers.
  2. The spicy fruit of the above plants, the bell peppers.

capsicum frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word capsicum occurs in english on average 1.1 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 capsicum 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 capsicum can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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