how to pronounce challis


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challis is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of challis


  1. A small city, the county seat of Custer County, Idaho, United States.
  2. An English surname derived from a Norman habitational name for someone from Eschalle in Pas-de-Calais, France.


  1. A light, soft fabric of silk and worsted, having a printed design.

challis frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word challis occurs in english on average 0.5 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 challis 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 challis can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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