how to pronounce detritus


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The above transcription of detritus 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.

detritus is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… debris and detritus from film and …”

meanings of detritus


  1. Organic waste material from decomposing dead plants or animals.
  2. Any debris or fragments of disintegrated material.
  3. Pieces of rock broken off by ice, glacier, or erosion.

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