how to pronounce portability


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The above transcription of portability 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.

portability is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… have portability or illusion that what's …”

meanings of portability


  1. The quality of being portable.
  2. The ability of a telephone subscriber to keep his/her number when switching to a different network.
  3. The ability of an employee to move between different social security schemes without losing their contributions.
  4. The ability of a program (or software system) to execute properly on multiple hardware platforms.

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