how to pronounce ballcock


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the above transcription of ballcock 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.

ballcock is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the ballcock which is the float …”

meanings of ballcock


  1. A floating sphere, attached to a lever, that controls the level of liquid in a cistern.

ballcock frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ballcock 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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