how to pronounce apical


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the above transcription of apical 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.

apical is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… national distance apical my Institute …”

meanings of apical


  1. Of or connected with the apex.
  2. Situated at the growing tip of the plant or its roots, in comparison with intercalary growth situated between zones of permanent tissue.
  3. Produced with the tip of the tongue.


  1. A sound produced by obstructing the air passage with the tip of the tongue.

apical frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word apical occurs in english on average 2.1 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.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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