how to pronounce culmination


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the above transcription of culmination 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.

culmination is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… i will be the culmination of a career i …”

meanings of culmination


  1. The attainment of the highest point of altitude reached by a heavenly body; passage across the meridian; transit.
  2. Attainment or arrival at the highest pitch of glory, power, etc.

culmination frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word culmination occurs in english on average 2.3 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 culmination 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 culmination can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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