how to pronounce achsel


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the above transcription of achsel 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.

achsel is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of achsel in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… der achsel hat einen pfeil gefangen sehr …”

meanings of achsel


  1. Armpit, axilla (cavity under the shoulder).
  2. Shoulder; shoulder joint (see usage notes below).

achsel frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word achsel occurs in german on average 1.2 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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