how to pronounce kolben


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the above transcription of kolben 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.

kolben is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… entstand hinter dem kolben eine art …”

meanings of kolben


  1. Piston.
  2. Flask.
  3. Spadix.
  4. Butt of a rifle.

kolben frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word kolben occurs in german on average 0.7 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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