how to pronounce laminate


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laminate is pronounced in three syllables

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

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meanings of laminate


  1. To cause to separate into thin plates or layers; to divide into thin plates.
  2. To cover something flat, usually paper, in adhesive protective plastic.
  3. To form, as metal, into a thin plate, as by rolling.
  4. To assemble from thin sheets glued together.


  1. Material formed of thin sheets glued together.


  1. Consisting of, or covered with, laminae, or thin plates, scales, or layers, one over another; laminated.

laminate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word laminate occurs in english on average 1.5 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.

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