how to pronounce letterpress


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the above transcription of letterpress 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.

letterpress is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of letterpress


  1. The printing process in which ink is applied to the top surface of a raised image area, which is then pressed against paper to transfer the image.
  2. A machine used for such printing.
  3. Printing directly from type, in distinction from printing from plates.

letterpress frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word letterpress occurs in english on average 0.7 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 letterpress 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 letterpress can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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