how to pronounce dendrite


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dendrite is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… doesn't have the dendrite problem if …”

meanings of dendrite


  1. Tree-like structure of crystals growing as material crystallizes.
  2. Slender cell process emanating from the cell bodies of dendritic cells and follicular dendritic cells of the immune system.
  3. A hermit who lived in a tree.
  4. A slender projection of a nerve cell which conducts nerve impulses from a synapse to the body of the cell; a dendron.

dendrite frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word dendrite occurs in english on average 0.1 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 dendrite 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 dendrite can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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