how to pronounce balsam


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the above transcription of balsam 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.

balsam is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… solche momente sind balsam für die vom …”

meanings of balsam


  1. Balsam, balm; ointment.

balsam frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word balsam occurs in german on average 2.3 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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