how to pronounce мазок


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the above transcription of мазок 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.

мазок is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… взятый мазок наконец но этому только …”

meanings of мазок


  1. Brushstroke, dab (of paint).
  2. Swab, smear.

мазок frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word мазок occurs in russian 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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