how to pronounce modus


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the above transcription of modus 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.

modus is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and that or modus operandi …”

meanings of modus


  1. A fixed compensation or equivalent given instead of payment of tithes in kind, expressed in full by the phrase modus decimandi.
  2. A qualification involving the idea of variation or departure from some general rule or form, in the way of either restriction or enlargement, according to the circumstances of the case, as in the will of a donor, an agreement between parties, etc.
  3. The arrangement of, or mode of expressing, the terms of a contract or conveyance.

modus frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to modus


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