how to pronounce cavitation


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the above transcription of cavitation 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.

cavitation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cavitation occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

cavitation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… much about the cavitation and visas …”

meanings of cavitation


  1. The formation, in a fluid, of vapor bubbles that rapidly collapse; especially in a rotating marine propeller or pump impeller.
  2. The formation of pits on a surface.
  3. The formation of cavities in an organ, especially in lung tissue as a result of tuberculosis.

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