how to pronounce reduplication


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reduplication is pronounced in five syllables

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meanings of reduplication


  1. The folding or doubling of a part or organ.
  2. The act of, or an instance of, reduplicating.

reduplication frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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