how to pronounce subsection


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the above transcription of subsection 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.

subsection is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… paragraph 6 subsection 2 D of the …”

meanings of subsection


  1. An informal taxonomic category below section and above family.
  2. A subpart of a legal document such as law.
  3. A defined part of a section.
  4. A taxonomic rank below the section, but above the species.


  1. To insert subsections (into some text, etc.).

subsection frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word subsection occurs in english on average 5.4 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 subsection 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 subsection can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to subsection


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