how to pronounce parallelogram


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the above transcription of parallelogram 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.

parallelogram is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… already pre-cut it's a parallelogram and …”

meanings of parallelogram


  1. Either of two rectangular areas (respectively the large parallelogram and the small parallelogram) abutting the goal line in front of the goal. (Since 1986 officially named the large rectangle and small rectangle, though the older names are still occasionally used.).
  2. A convex quadrilateral in which each pair of opposite edges are parallel and of equal length.

parallelogram frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word parallelogram occurs in english on average 0.2 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 parallelogram 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 parallelogram can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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