how to pronounce lignite


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the above transcription of lignite 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.

lignite is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of lignite


  1. A city and town in North Dakota.
  2. A ghost town in Virginia.
  3. A ghost town in California.


  1. A low-grade, brownish-black coal.

lignite frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lignite occurs in english on average 0.1 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 lignite 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 lignite can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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