how to pronounce fetus


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the above transcription of fetus is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

fetus is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… around the fetus as the am young so when …”

meanings of fetus


  1. An unborn or unhatched vertebrate showing signs of the mature animal.
  2. A human embryo after the eighth week of gestation.

fetus frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word fetus occurs in english on average 2.5 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 fetus 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 fetus can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words that rhyme with fetus


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