how to pronounce carbohydrate


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the above transcription of carbohydrate 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.

carbohydrate is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… like carbohydrate density and that was …”

meanings of carbohydrate


  1. Any food rich in starch or other carbohydrates.
  2. A sugar, starch, or cellulose that is a food source of energy for an animal or plant.

carbohydrate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) food and health;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

words that rhyme with carbohydrate


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