how to pronounce patients


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the above transcription of patients 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.

patients is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… still seeing your patients at all more …”

meanings of patients


  1. Plural of patient.

patients frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word patients occurs in english on average 28 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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