how to pronounce processing


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processing is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… shipped to china for processing and then …”

meanings of processing


  1. The action of the verb to process.
  2. The act of retrieving, storing, classifying, manipulating, transmitting etc. data, especially via computer techniques.
  3. The act of taking something through a set of prescribed procedures.


  1. Present participle of process.

processing frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word processing occurs in english on average 11.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics processing 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 processing can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

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