how to pronounce cremation


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the above transcription of cremation 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.

cremation is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… cemetery would be open to cremation to …”

meanings of cremation


  1. A burning; especially the act or practice of cremating the dead, burning a corpse.

cremation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cremation occurs in english on average 0.7 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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