how to pronounce multiplication


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the above transcription of multiplication 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.

multiplication frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word multiplication occurs in english on average 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.

multiplication is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… 89 plus 5 the multiplication of primes …”

meanings of multiplication


  1. The process of multiplying or increasing in number; increase.
  2. The process of computing the sum of a number with itself a specified number of times, or any other analogous binary operation that combines other mathematical objects.
  3. A calculation involving multiplication.

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