how to pronounce hypertension


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the above transcription of hypertension 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.

hypertension is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… preeclampsia hypertension and diabetes …”

meanings of hypertension


  1. The disease or disorder of abnormally high blood pressure.

hypertension frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word hypertension occurs in english on average 3.7 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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