how to pronounce pheromone

/ˈfɛɹəˌmoʊn/

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pheromone is pronounced in three syllables

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fɛɹəmoʊn

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

“… between the pheromone and non pheromone …”

meanings of pheromone

noun:

  1. A chemical secreted by an animal, especially an insect, that affects the development or behavior of other members of the same species, functioning often as a means of attracting a member of the opposite sex.

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