how to pronounce oscilloscope


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the above transcription of oscilloscope 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.

oscilloscope is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… and then 6 shows the oscilloscope output …”

meanings of oscilloscope


  1. An electronic measuring instrument that creates a visible two-dimensional graph, on a screen, of one or more continuously varying voltages or currents.

oscilloscope frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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