how to pronounce elapse


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the above transcription of elapse 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.

elapse is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… will elapse more slowly near the edge of …”

meanings of elapse


  1. To pass or move by.

elapse frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word elapse occurs in english on average 0.1 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 elapse 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 elapse can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to elapse


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