how to pronounce obstruction

/əbˈstɹʌkʃən/

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the above transcription of obstruction 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.

obstruction frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word obstruction 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.

obstruction is pronounced in three syllables

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əbstɹʌkʃən

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

“… with nasal obstruction and congestion …”

meaning of obstruction

Obstruction means something that blocks or impedes the progress of something.

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