how to pronounce infliction


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infliction is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of infliction


  1. The act of inflicting or something inflicted; an imposition.

infliction frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word infliction 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 infliction 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 infliction can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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