how to pronounce scalpel

/ˈskælpəl/

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The above transcription of scalpel 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.

scalpel is pronounced in two syllables

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skælpəl

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

“… if they're holding a scalpel I try to …”

meaning of scalpel

A scalpel is a surgical instrument used for cutting and slicing.

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