how to pronounce patina


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The above transcription of patina 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.

patina is pronounced in three syllables

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

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meanings of patina


  1. A green colour, tinted with grey, like that of bronze patina.
  2. The colour or incrustation which age and wear give to (mainly metallic) objects; especially, the green rust which covers works of art such as ancient bronzes, coins and medals.
  3. A paten, flat type of dish.
  4. A gloss or superficial layer.


  1. Of a green colour, tinted with grey, like that of bronze patina.

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