how to pronounce methyl


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the above transcription of methyl 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.

methyl is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wanted to ask you the methyl deoxy …”

meanings of methyl


  1. The univalent hydrocarbon radical, CH3-, formally derived from methane by the loss of a hydrogen atom; a compound or part of a compound formed by the attachment of such a radical.

methyl frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word methyl occurs in english on average 0.2 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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