how to pronounce compendium


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compendium is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… as well as compendium and also camping …”

meanings of compendium


  1. A short, complete summary; an abstract.
  2. A list or collection of various items.
  3. A collection of board games packaged in a single box.
  4. A collected body of information on the standards of strength, purity, and quality of drugs.

compendium frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word compendium occurs in english on average 0.8 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 compendium 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 compendium can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

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