how to pronounce затвор


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the above transcription of затвор 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.

затвор is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… я вот этот затвор должен не умолкать то …”

meanings of затвор


  1. Camera shutter.
  2. Trap.
  3. Gate (of a field-effect transistor).
  4. Breechblock.
  5. Gate, valve.
  6. Bolt, bar, latch (for locking a door, window, etc.).

затвор frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word затвор occurs in russian on average 1.8 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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