how to pronounce strangulation


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the above transcription of strangulation 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.

strangulation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… today is the strangulation on the power …”

meanings of strangulation


  1. The constriction of the air passage or other body part that cuts off the flow of a fluid.
  2. The act of strangling or the state of being strangled.

strangulation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word strangulation occurs in english on average 0.1 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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