how to pronounce gentian


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The above transcription of gentian 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.

gentian is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of gentian


  1. Any of various herbs of the family Gentianaceae found in temperate and mountainous regions with violet or blue flowers.
  2. The dried roots and rhizome of a European gentian (Gentiana lutea), used as a tonic.

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