how to pronounce ligament


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ligament is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… of ligament damage and just if I'm …”

meanings of ligament


  1. That which binds or acts as a ligament.
  2. A band of strong tissue that connects bones to other bones.

ligament frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ligament occurs in english on average 1 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 ligament can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that ligament can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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