how to pronounce acoustic


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the above transcription of acoustic 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.

acoustic is pronounced in three syllables

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video examples of acoustic pronunciation

An example use of acoustic in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… and that job is acoustic coupling and …”

meanings of acoustic


  1. Pertaining to the sense of hearing, the organs of hearing, or the science of sounds; auditory.
  2. Naturally producing or produced by an instrument without electrical amplification, as an acoustic guitar or acoustic piano.


  1. Clipping of acoustic guitar.
  2. A medicine or other agent to assist hearing.

acoustic frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word acoustic occurs in english on average 6.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics acoustic 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 acoustic can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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