how to pronounce yucca


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yucca is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… at yucca flats on the nevada test site …”

meanings of yucca


  1. Any of several evergreen plants of the genus Yucca, having long, pointed, and rigid leaves at the top of a woody stem, and bearing a large panicle of showy white blossoms.
  2. The yuca (cassava).


  1. The Yucca mountain.

yucca frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word yucca 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.

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