how to pronounce nostril


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the above transcription of nostril 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.

nostril is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… by nostril so how far off were we when …”

meanings of nostril


  1. Either of the two orifices located on the nose (or on the beak of a bird); used as a passage for air and other gases to travel the nasal passages.

nostril frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nostril occurs in english on average 0.8 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 nostril 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 nostril can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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