how to pronounce dispersion


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the above transcription of dispersion 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.

dispersion frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word dispersion 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.

dispersion is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and the amount of dispersion tells you …”

meanings of dispersion


  1. The degree of scatter of data.
  2. The removal of inflammation.
  3. The state of being dispersed; dispersedness.
  4. A process of dispersing.
  5. The separation of visible light by refraction or diffraction.

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