how to pronounce дефицит


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дефицит is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of дефицит in a speech by a native speaker of standard russian:

“… упал люди поняли что дефицит валюты …”

meanings of дефицит


  1. Deficiency, shortage.
  2. Deficit.

дефицит frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word дефицит occurs in russian on average 10.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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