how to pronounce cumin


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the above transcription of cumin 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.

cumin is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the song then now the cumin and you know …”

meanings of cumin


  1. Its aromatic long seed, used as a spice, notably in Indian, Middle Eastern, and Mexican cookery.
  2. The flowering plant Cuminum cyminum, in the family Apiaceae.

cumin frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word cumin occurs in english on average 7.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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