how to pronounce drainage


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the above transcription of drainage 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.

drainage is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… to reduce drainage wash your hands a boy …”

meaning of drainage

Drainage is the removal of water, liquid, or gas from a system or place.

drainage frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word drainage occurs in english on average 1.8 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.

topics drainage 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 drainage can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to drainage


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