how to pronounce котлован


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the above transcription of котлован 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.

котлован is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… было вырыть котлован и дело в том что по …”

meanings of котлован


  1. Foundation pit, foundation ditch, trench.

котлован frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word котлован occurs in russian on average 0.9 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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