how to pronounce palpitation


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The above transcription of palpitation 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.

palpitation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… and if you have some palpitation you can …”

meanings of palpitation


  1. An abnormal beating of the heart that may be perceived by the patient, a result of excitement, exertion, or illness.

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