how to pronounce redundant


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redundant is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the way new innovation is redundant I …”

meanings of redundant


  1. Dismissed from employment because no longer needed.
  2. Duplicating or able to duplicate the function of another component of a system, providing backup in the event the other component fails.
  3. Repetitive or needlessly wordy.
  4. Superfluous; exceeding what is necessary, no longer needed.

redundant frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word redundant occurs in english on average 3.4 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 redundant 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 redundant can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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