how to pronounce helicon


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the above transcription of helicon 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.

helicon is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of helicon


  1. A low-frequency electromagnetic wave observed in various plasmas.
  2. A large tuba whose coils fit around the player's shoulders.


  1. A mountain of Boeotia sacred to Apollo and the Muses.

helicon frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word helicon 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.

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

1) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to helicon


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