how to pronounce base


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the above transcription of base 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.

base is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… haben den von base erzählt und da ist …”

meanings of base


  1. Base (compound that will neutralize an acid).
  2. Paternal aunt.
  3. A female cousin.

base frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word base occurs in german on average 4.4 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.

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