how to pronounce whitehead


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whitehead is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… is bite Whitehead I was going to read …”

meanings of whitehead


  1. A domestic pigeon of a particular breed; a white-tailed monk.
  2. A pimple formed by a clogged sebaceous gland, usually with a milky-white cap.
  3. The blue-winged snow goose, Anser caerulescens caerulescens.
  4. A form of self-propelling torpedo.
  5. A species of passerine bird, endemic to New Zealand (Mohoua albicilla).
  6. The surf scoter duck.


  1. A surname​.
  2. A small coastal town in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.

whitehead frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word whitehead occurs in english on average 1.2 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 whitehead 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 whitehead can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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