how to pronounce sanitation


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the above transcription of sanitation 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.

sanitation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… and sanitation issues …”

meanings of sanitation


  1. The policy and practice of protecting health through hygienic measures.
  2. The hygienic disposal or recycling of waste.

sanitation frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word sanitation occurs in english on average 1.9 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.

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