how to pronounce pepsin


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the above transcription of pepsin 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.

pepsin is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… don't pick a lock pepsin he won't …”

meanings of pepsin


  1. A digestive enzyme that chemically digests, or breaks down, proteins into shorter chains of amino acids.

pepsin frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word pepsin occurs in english on average 1.1 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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