how to pronounce definition


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definition is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… give definition and as I have blonde …”

meaning of definition

Definition is the act of defining something.

definition frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word definition occurs in english on average 48.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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