how to pronounce flume

/ˈflum/

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flume frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word flume occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

flume is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… called silver flume I think silver flume …”

meanings of flume

noun:

  1. An open channel or trough used to direct or divert liquids.
  2. A ravine or gorge, usually one with water running through.

verb:

  1. To transport (logs of wood) by floating them along a water-filled channel or trough.

words with pronunciation similar to flume

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