how to pronounce lavatory


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the above transcription of lavatory 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.

lavatory is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… table with a lavatory attached finally …”

meaning of lavatory

Lavatory is a room in a building where water is used for washing.

lavatory frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lavatory occurs in english on average 0.5 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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