how to pronounce carotene


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carotene is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the high levels of beta carotene and …”

meanings of carotene


  1. Specifically, a number of isomers of tetraterpene hydrocarbons, C40H56, (especially beta-carotene), present in carrots etc, which are converted into vitamin A in the liver.
  2. A class of tetraterpene plant pigments; they vary in colour from yellow, through orange to red, this colour originating in a chain of alternating single and double bonds.

carotene frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word carotene 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.

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

1) food and health;

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