how to pronounce oblate


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the above transcription of oblate 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.

oblate is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… earth is an oblate spheroid but what if …”

meanings of oblate


  1. A person dedicated to a life of religion or monasticism, especially a member of an order without religious vows or a lay member of a religious community.
  2. A child given up by its parents into the keeping or dedication of a religious order or house.


  1. Flattened or depressed at the poles.


  1. To offer as either a gift or an oblation.

oblate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word oblate occurs in english on average 0 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 oblate can be related to

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1) people, society, and culture;

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