how to pronounce priors


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priors is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… course depends on your priors for those …”

meanings of priors


  1. Plural of prior.

priors frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word priors occurs in english on average 0.1 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.

topics priors can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that priors can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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