how to pronounce identifier


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identifier is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… choose the correct identifier in our …”

meanings of identifier


  1. A formal name used in source code to refer to a variable, function, procedure, package, etc. or in an operating system to refer to a process, user, group, etc.
  2. A code that distinguishes a particular element from all other elements in a document.
  3. A guidebook that helps determine the specific class of an object (such as a mushroom, herb, fish, bird, drug, or mineral), or its individual identity (such as that of a star).
  4. Something that identifies or uniquely points to something or someone else.
  5. Someone who identifies; a person who establishes the identity of.
  6. A primary key.

identifier frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word identifier occurs in english on average 0.3 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 identifier 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 identifier can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to identifier


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