how to pronounce insertion


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The above transcription of insertion 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.

insertion is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… their insertion what they've seen is …”

meanings of insertion


  1. The act of inserting, or something inserted.
  2. The addition of a nucleotide to a chromosome by mutation.
  3. The distal end of attachment of a muscle to a bone that will be moved by the muscle.

words that rhyme with insertion


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