how to pronounce impedance


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impedance is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and trans-impedance matrix software …”

meanings of impedance


  1. (physics) A quantity analogous to electrical impedance in some other energy domain.
  2. A measure of the opposition caused by differences between two paradigms, especially between object-oriented development and relational databases.
  3. The ratio of sound pressure to volume flow rate treated as complex quantities.
  4. The act of impeding; that which impedes; a hindrance.
  5. A measure of opposition to motion of something subjected to a force; the ratio of force to velocity treated as complex quantities.
  6. A measure of the opposition to the flow of an alternating current in a circuit; the aggregation of its resistance, and inductive and capacitive reactances; the ratio of voltage to current treated as complex quantities.

impedance frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word impedance occurs in english on average 2.4 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 impedance can be related to

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1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words that rhyme with impedance


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