how to pronounce материк


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the above transcription of материк 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.

материк is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… выручки в месяц и марор материк уровень …”

meanings of материк


  1. Continent.
  2. Parent tissue.
  3. Mainland.
  4. Native soil.
  5. Matrix, gangue.
  6. Subsoil.

материк frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word материк occurs in russian on average 1.3 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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