how to pronounce conscription


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conscription is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of conscription


  1. An enrolling or registering.
  2. Involuntary labor, especially military service, demanded by some established authority.

conscription frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word conscription occurs in english on average 0.4 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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