how to pronounce interdiction


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the above transcription of interdiction 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.

interdiction is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… into North Korea for the interdiction of …”

meanings of interdiction


  1. The act of interdicting or something interdicted.
  2. The destruction of an enemy's military potential before it can be used.

interdiction frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word interdiction occurs in english on average 0.4 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 interdiction 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 interdiction can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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