how to pronounce emulsion


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emulsion is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… silver emulsion whatever and then …”

meanings of emulsion


  1. A stable suspension of small droplets of one liquid in another with which it is immiscible.
  2. The coating of photosensitive silver halide grains in a thin gelatine layer on a photographic film.
  3. A colloid in which both phases are liquid.

emulsion frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word emulsion occurs in english on average 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.

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