how to pronounce catalyze


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catalyze is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and catalyze the next stock market crash …”

meanings of catalyze


  1. To accelerate a process.
  2. To bring about the catalysis of a chemical reaction.
  3. To inspire significantly by catalysis.

catalyze frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word catalyze occurs in english on average 0.1 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 catalyze 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 catalyze can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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