how to pronounce sectional


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the above transcription of sectional 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.

sectional is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… Jay plain a super sectional Lou Henson …”

meanings of sectional


  1. Relating to a section.
  2. Separating into sections.
  3. Relating to conflict between areas.


  1. An item of furniture composed of modular sections; usually specifically a sectional sofa.
  2. A tournament or match held at the section level, typically between the regionals and the championships.
  3. A band sectional, in which one section of a band or orchestra practices separately.

sectional frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sectional occurs in english on average 0.6 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 sectional 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 sectional can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

words that rhyme with sectional


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