how to pronounce pollen


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The above transcription of pollen 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.

pollen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… money pollen to the economy …”

meanings of pollen


  1. Fine powder in general, fine flour. (16th-century usage documented by the OED.).
  2. A fine granular substance produced in flowers. Technically a collective term for pollen grains (microspores) produced in the anthers of flowering plants. (This specific usage dating from mid 18th century.).


  1. To cover with, or as if with, pollen.

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