how to pronounce cataract


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The above transcription of cataract 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.

cataract is pronounced in three syllables

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

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meanings of cataract


  1. An overwhelming downpour or rush.
  2. A flood of water.
  3. A large waterfall; steep rapids in a river.
  4. A clouding of the lens in the eye leading to a decrease in vision.
  5. A waterspout.

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