how to pronounce ribosome


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the above transcription of ribosome 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.

ribosome is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… have to show a ribosome I mean this is a …”

meanings of ribosome


  1. A small organelle found in all cells; involved in the production of proteins by translating messenger RNA.

ribosome frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ribosome occurs in english on average 0.2 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 ribosome 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 ribosome can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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