how to pronounce fermentation


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fermentation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… science of fermentation fermentation is …”

meanings of fermentation


  1. A state of agitation or excitement; a ferment.
  2. Any of many anaerobic biochemical reactions in which an enzyme (or several enzymes produced by a microorganism) catalyses the conversion of one substance into another; especially the conversion (using yeast) of sugars to alcohol or acetic acid with the evolution of carbon dioxide.

fermentation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word fermentation occurs in english on average 4.5 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 fermentation 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 fermentation can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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