how to pronounce decolonization


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the above transcription of decolonization 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.

decolonization is pronounced in six syllables

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

“… method of decolonization luckily for …”

meanings of decolonization


  1. The freeing of a colony etc from dependent status by granting it independence.
  2. The reverse of colonization, i.e. granting back autonomy to a group.

decolonization frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word decolonization 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 decolonization 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 decolonization can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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