how to pronounce ligation


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ligation is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… a tubal ligation or your partner has …”

meanings of ligation


  1. The state of having a ligature, of being tied.
  2. The act of tying off or sealing a blood vessel or fallopian tube during surgery.
  3. The act of tying, of applying a ligature.
  4. Something that ties, a ligature.
  5. The formation of a complex by reaction with a ligand.

ligation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ligation occurs in english on average 0 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 ligation 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 ligation can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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