how to pronounce plication


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the above transcription of plication 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.

plication is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of plication


  1. An act of folding.
  2. A fold or pleat.
  3. A surgical procedure in which a body part is strengthened or shortened by pulling together folds of excess material, and suturing them into place.

plication frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word plication occurs in english on average 0 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 plication 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 plication can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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