how to pronounce chlorine


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the above transcription of chlorine 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.

chlorine is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… fluoride or has chlorine lots of …”

meanings of chlorine


  1. A toxic, green, gaseous chemical element (symbol Cl) with an atomic number of 17.
  2. A single atom of this element.

chlorine frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word chlorine occurs in english on average 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.

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