how to pronounce expropriation


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expropriation is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… uh property expropriation and …”

meanings of expropriation


  1. The act of expropriating; the surrender of a claim to private property; the act of depriving of private propriety rights.

expropriation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word expropriation 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to expropriation


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