how to pronounce crustacean


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the above transcription of crustacean 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.

crustacean is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… unusual for a crustacean but it's …”

meanings of crustacean


  1. Any arthropod of the subphylum Crustacea, including lobsters, crabs, shrimp, barnacles and woodlice.

crustacean frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word crustacean 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.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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