how to pronounce clarification


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clarification is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… she merely seeking clarification if it's …”

meanings of clarification


  1. The act of freeing from obscurities.
  2. The act of clarifying; the act or process of making clear or transparent by freeing visible impurities; particularly, the clearing or fining of liquid substances from feculent matter by the separation of the insoluble particles which prevent the liquid from being transparent.

clarification frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word clarification occurs in english on average 4.7 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 clarification 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 clarification can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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