how to pronounce rem

/ˈɹɛm/

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The above transcription of rem 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.

rem is pronounced in one syllable

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ɹɛm

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

“… and REM sleep REM stands for rapid eye …”

meanings of rem

noun:

  1. A Remington firearm.
  2. A unit relative to the declared font size of the root element in a HTML document.
  3. Rare earth metal(s).
  4. Initialism of rapid eye movement, a sleep state.
  5. A remark; a programming language statement used for documentation (in BASIC for example); also used in DOS batch files.
  6. Remaining time: In music, the time remaining in a track.
  7. A programming language statement used for documentation (in BASIC for example); also used in DOS batch files.
  8. A dose of absorbed radiation equivalent to one roentgen of X-rays or gamma rays.
  9. Rapid eye movement.

adjective:

  1. Remaining.

name:

  1. An Egyptian fish god who fertilized the land with his tears.

words with pronunciation similar to rem

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