how to pronounce subordination


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the above transcription of subordination 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.

subordination is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… symbol of female subordination so I …”

meanings of subordination


  1. The process of subordinating.
  2. The process of making something subordinate.
  3. The property of being subordinate; inferiority of rank or position.
  4. The quality of being properly obedient to a superior (as a superior officer).

subordination frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word subordination occurs in english on average 2.6 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 subordination 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 subordination can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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