how to pronounce extremity


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extremity is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… it's a lot more in the extremity the end …”

meanings of extremity


  1. The most extreme or furthest point of something.
  2. A limb (“major appendage of a human or animal such as an arm, leg, or wing").
  3. A hand or foot.
  4. An extreme measure.

extremity frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word extremity occurs in english on average 0.6 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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