how to pronounce detector


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the above transcription of detector 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.

detector is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… i've stood by the detector um you know i …”

meaning of detector

A detector is a device that detects the presence of something.

detector frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word detector occurs in english on average 5.4 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.

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