how to pronounce barium


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the above transcription of barium 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.

barium is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… i had this little barium dazzle dust in …”

meanings of barium


  1. A single atom of this element.
  2. The chemical element (symbol Ba) with an atomic number of 56. It is a soft, reactive, silvery alkaline earth metal.
  3. Barium sulfate suspension.

barium frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word barium occurs in english on average 1.5 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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