how to pronounce prolate


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the above transcription of prolate 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.

prolate is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… middle known as a prolate spheroid turns …”

meanings of prolate


  1. Elongated at the poles.


  1. To utter; to pronounce.

prolate frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word prolate 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 prolate 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 prolate can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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