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An example use of penetration in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… affordable and and the penetration for …”
Penetration is the act of forcing one object into another.
the word penetration occurs in english on average 1.5 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.