how to pronounce malachite


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the above transcription of malachite 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.

malachite is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… to a mineral called malachite and …”

meanings of malachite


  1. A bright green mineral, a basic copper carbonate, Cu2CO3(OH)2; one of the principal ores of copper.
  2. A mild green colour, like that of the mineral.


  1. Of a colour ranging from olive-taupe to a mild to deeply-rich (at times seemingly translucent) green, like that of the mineral which is present on oxidized copper.

malachite frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word malachite 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.

topics malachite 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 malachite can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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