how to pronounce hailstone


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the above transcription of hailstone 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.

hailstone is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of hailstone


  1. A single ball of hail, or solid precipitation.

hailstone frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hailstone occurs in english on average 0.1 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.

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