how to pronounce parquet


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parquet is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of parquet


  1. The part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle.
  2. In some European countries, the branch of the administrative government that handles prosecutions.
  3. In some European bourses or stock exchanges, the railed-in space within which the agents de change, or privileged brokers, conduct business; also, the business conducted by them, distinguished from the coulisse, or outside market.
  4. A wooden floor made of parquetry.


  1. To lay or fit such a floor.

parquet frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word parquet occurs in english on average 1.4 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.

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