how to pronounce inhalation


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the above transcription of inhalation 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.

inhalation is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… and final form inhalation anthrax it's …”

meanings of inhalation


  1. The substance (medicament) which is inhaled.
  2. The act of inhaling; inbreathing.

inhalation frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word inhalation occurs in english on average 0.9 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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