how to pronounce extraction


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extraction is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… economy depends on extraction depends on …”

meanings of extraction


  1. An act of extracting or the condition of being extracted.
  2. Something extracted, an extract, as from a plant or an organ of an animal etc.
  3. An act of removing someone from a hostile area to a secure location.
  4. A person's origin or ancestry.
  5. A removal of a tooth from its socket.

extraction frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word extraction occurs in english on average 2.2 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 extraction 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 extraction can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) life, nature, and living environment;

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