how to pronounce fortification

/ˌfɔːɹtəfəˈkɛɪʃən/

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fortification frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word fortification occurs in english on average 3.8 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.

fortification is pronounced in five syllables

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fɔːɹtəfəkɛɪʃən

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meanings of fortification

noun:

  1. That which fortifies; especially, a work or works erected to defend a place against attack; a fortified place; a fortress; a fort; a castle.
  2. A jagged pattern sometimes seen during an attack of migraine.
  3. The act of fortifying; the art or science of fortifying places to strengthen defence against an enemy.
  4. An increase in effectiveness, as by adding ingredients.

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