how to pronounce collate


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collate is pronounced in two syllables

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

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meanings of collate


  1. To assemble something in a logical sequence.
  2. To bestow or confer.
  3. To admit a cleric to a benefice; to present and institute in a benefice, when the person presenting is both the patron and the ordinary; followed by to.
  4. To sort multiple copies of printed documents into sequences of individual page order, one sequence for each copy, especially before binding.
  5. To examine diverse documents and so on, to discover similarities and differences.

collate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word collate occurs in english on average 0.7 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 collate 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 collate can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

4) people, society, and culture;

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