how to pronounce deviation


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the above transcription of deviation 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.

deviation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word deviation occurs in english on average 3.8 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.

deviation is pronounced in four syllables

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

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meaning of deviation

Deviation means a departure from the norm, a departure from the usual course of events.

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