how to pronounce magnum


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the above transcription of magnum 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.

magnum is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… his magnum opus two new Sciences …”

meanings of magnum


  1. A bottle of Magnum Tonic Wine, a fermented mead drink popular among Jamaicans and other Caribbean peoples for its intoxicating effects, vitamins and use as a purported sexual stimulant. The drink is highly associated with dancehall music and Jamaican pop culture.
  2. A handgun that fires a cartridge of this calibre; chiefly a revolver, but rarely an autoloader firing an unusually powerful calibre.
  3. A powerful firearm cartridge, often derived from a shorter, less powerful cartridge calibre that uses the same bullet.
  4. A bottle of wine containing 1.5 liters of fluid, double the volume of a standard bottle.

magnum frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word magnum occurs in english on average 2.6 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 magnum 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 magnum can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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