how to pronounce extractor


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extractor is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… the ghostly sightings the extractor fan …”

meanings of extractor


  1. A device for rendering wax.
  2. A particular kind of bipartite graph.
  3. A part of the bolt that removes a cartridge from the chamber.
  4. A machine for clearing combs of honey.
  5. An apparatus that uses a solvent to remove soluble substances from a mixture.
  6. Any of various mechanical devices that extract a component from others.
  7. A function which, being applied to output from a weakly random entropy source, together with a short, uniformly random seed, generates a highly random output that appears independent from the source and uniformly distributed.
  8. A centrifugal drying machine.

extractor frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word extractor occurs in english on average 0.8 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 extractor 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 extractor can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) people, society, and culture;

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