how to pronounce rheostat


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rheostat is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of rheostat


  1. An electrical resistor, with two terminals, whose resistance is continuously variable by moving a knob or slider.

rheostat frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

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

1) business and work;

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