how to pronounce inundation


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inundation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… that will survive inundation with all of …”

meanings of inundation


  1. The state of being inundated; flooding.
  2. The act of inundating; an overflow; a flood; a rising and spreading of water over grounds.
  3. An overflowing or superfluous abundance; a flood; a great influx.


  1. One of the three seasons of Ancient Egypt.

inundation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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