how to pronounce pylon


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The above transcription of pylon 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.

pylon is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… electricity pylon behind and we're not …”

meanings of pylon


  1. A traffic cone.
  2. A rigid prosthesis for the lower leg.
  3. An orange marker designating one of the four corners of the end zone in American football.
  4. A post, tower, etc. as on an aerodrome, or flying ground, serving to bound or mark a prescribed course of flight.
  5. An obelisk.
  6. A tower-like structure, usually one of a series, used to support high-voltage electricity cables.
  7. A gateway to the inner part of an Ancient Egyptian temple.
  8. A starting derrick for an aeroplane.
  9. A structure used to mount engines, missiles etc., to the underside of an aircraft wing or fuselage.

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