how to pronounce kontamination


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the above transcription of kontamination 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.

kontamination is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… völlig kontamination frau bedanken los …”

meanings of kontamination


  1. Blend.
  2. Contamination.

kontamination frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word kontamination occurs in german on average 0.4 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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