how to pronounce millimeter


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the above transcription of millimeter 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.

millimeter is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… zusammenarbeit kein millimeter auf die …”

meanings of millimeter


  1. Millimetre (one thousandth of a metre).

millimeter frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word millimeter occurs in german on average 4.8 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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