how to pronounce germane


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germane is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… particularly germane in the air but it's …”

meanings of germane


  1. Any organic derivative of this compound.
  2. Germanium tetrahydride, GeH4.


  1. Related to the topic being discussed or considered.

germane frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word germane occurs in english on average 0.2 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 germane 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 germane can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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