how to pronounce coloration


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the above transcription of coloration 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.

coloration is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… town depiction here the coloration there …”

meanings of coloration


  1. The act or art of coloring.
  2. The quality of being colored.
  3. Ornamental division (also called passaggi, glosas, diminutions. etc.) employing rapid "black notes".
  4. A notational devise for indicating hemiola through either use of red ink (in mensural black notation) or black noteheads (in mensural white notation); or.

coloration frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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