how to pronounce kanister


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the above transcription of kanister 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.

kanister is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… irgendwelche kanister dann schaue ich …”

meanings of kanister


  1. Jerrycan.

kanister frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word kanister occurs in german on average 1.5 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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