how to pronounce galileo


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the above transcription of galileo 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.

galileo is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… we know was invented by Galileo the …”

meanings of galileo


  1. The CGS unit of acceleration, equal to 1 centimetre per second per second (1 centimeter per second squared, 1cm/s^2). Symbol: Gal.


  1. Galileo Galilei (1564-1642), an Italian thinker and key figure in the scientific revolution who improved the telescope, made astronomical observations, and put forward the basic principle of relativity in physics.

galileo frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word galileo occurs in english on average 2.4 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 galileo 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 galileo can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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