how to pronounce detection


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detection is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… use with little fear of detection in …”

meaning of detection

Detection means the act of finding out something that is hidden or not easily seen.

detection frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word detection occurs in english on average 8.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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