how to pronounce derogation


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the above transcription of derogation 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.

derogation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… call a derogation from off gem and that …”

meanings of derogation


  1. The act of derogating; the temporary or partial nullification of a law.
  2. An act which belittles; disparagement.

derogation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word derogation occurs in english on average 0.4 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 derogation 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 derogation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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