how to pronounce retinal


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the above transcription of retinal 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.

retinal is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… round spot no no it sort of retinal spot …”

meanings of retinal


  1. Of or pertaining to the retina.


  1. One of several yellow or red carotenoid pigments formed from rhodopsin by the action of light.

retinal frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word retinal occurs in english on average 0.2 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 retinal 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 retinal can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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