how to pronounce hypo


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the above transcription of hypo 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.

hypo is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… hypo in hypo coherence we called it …”

meanings of hypo


  1. A hypochondriac.
  2. A hypothetical case.
  3. Melancholy; a fit of ‘hypochondria'; a morbid depression.
  4. Sodium thiosulphate, a photographic fixing agent.
  5. The substance sodium hyposulfite.
  6. Hypothecation.
  7. A hypoglycaemia attack in a person with diabetes.
  8. A hypomelanistic snake.
  9. A hypodermic syringe.

hypo frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hypo occurs in english on average 0.3 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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