how to pronounce завод


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the above transcription of завод 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.

завод is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… вот у французов был завод по переработке …”

meanings of завод


  1. Factory, plant.
  2. Breeding farm (also in terms of husbandry).
  3. Winding up.
  4. Winding mechanism.

завод frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word завод occurs in russian on average 23 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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