how to pronounce influenza


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the above transcription of influenza 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.

influenza is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… hospitalizations from influenza and 60 …”

meanings of influenza


  1. An acute contagious disease of the upper airways and lungs, caused by a virus, which rapidly spreads around the world in seasonal epidemics.

influenza frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word influenza occurs in english on average 7.8 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.

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