how to pronounce modification


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the above transcription of modification 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.

modification is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… do body modification because …”

meanings of modification


  1. The act of making a change to something while keeping its essential character intact; an alteration or adjustment.
  2. The change undergone by a word when used in a construction (for instance am => 'm in I'm).
  3. The form of existence belonging to a particular object, entity etc.; a mode of being.
  4. The result of modifying something; a new or changed form.
  5. A change to a word when it is borrowed by another language.
  6. A change to an organism as a result of its environment that is not transmissable to offspring.

modification frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word modification occurs in english on average 2.4 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 modification 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 modification can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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