how to pronounce dropsy


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dropsy is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of dropsy


  1. Swelling, edema, often from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

dropsy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dropsy occurs in english on average 0.2 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.

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