how to pronounce nth


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the above transcription of nth 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.

nth is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… if you've got the nth prime the next …”

meanings of nth


  1. Occurring at a relatively large but unspecified position in a series.
  2. Occurring at position n in a sequence.


  1. The item in a relatively large but unspecified position in a series.
  2. The item at position n in a sequence.

nth frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nth 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 nth 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 nth can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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