how to pronounce biotechnology


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biotechnology is pronounced in six syllables

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

“… number 9 biotechnology disaster in 2008 …”

meanings of biotechnology


  1. The use of living organisms (especially microorganisms) in industrial, agricultural, medical and other technological applications.
  2. The application of the principles and practices of engineering and technology to the life sciences.

biotechnology frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word biotechnology occurs in english on average 3.5 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.

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

1) education, science, and technology;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) life, nature, and living environment;

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