how to pronounce gluten


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the above transcription of gluten 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.

gluten is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… hey mom is this soap gluten-free hey …”

meanings of gluten


  1. Any gluey, sticky substance.
  2. The major protein in cereal grains, especially wheat; responsible for the elasticity in dough and the structure in baked bread.
  3. Fibrin (formerly considered as one of the "animal humours").
  4. A gluey, sticky mass of clay, bitumen etc.

gluten frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word gluten occurs in english on average 11 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics gluten 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 gluten can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

words that rhyme with gluten


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