how to pronounce potable


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the above transcription of potable 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.

potable is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… industry for them finding potable water …”

meanings of potable


  1. Good for drinking without fear of disease or poisoning.


  1. Any drinkable liquid; a beverage.

potable frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word potable occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

words that rhyme with potable


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