how to pronounce petrel


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petrel is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… optics petrel binoculars competition and …”

meanings of petrel


  1. Any of various species of black, grey, or white seabirds in the order Procellariiformes.

petrel frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word petrel occurs in english on average 0.5 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 petrel 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 petrel can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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