how to pronounce zentner


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the above transcription of zentner 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.

zentner is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… heute nur noch 3 100 zentner aber die …”

meanings of zentner


  1. Hundredweight (50 kilograms or 100 lbs).
  2. Quintal (100 kilograms or 200 lbs).

zentner frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word zentner occurs in german on average 0.8 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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