how to pronounce elision

/ɪˈlɪʒ.ən/

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The above transcription of elision 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.

elision is pronounced in three syllables

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ɪlɪʒən

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

“… important to learn to use elision number …”

meanings of elision

noun:

  1. The deliberate omission of something.
  2. The omission of a letter or syllable between two words; sometimes marked with an apostrophe.

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