how to pronounce penetration


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the above transcription of penetration 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.

penetration is pronounced in four syllables

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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 …”

meaning of penetration

Penetration is the act of forcing one object into another.

penetration frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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.

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