how to pronounce обрез


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the above transcription of обрез 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.

обрез is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… свяжи стреляный обрез они там же в …”

meanings of обрез


  1. Edge (of book pages, a roof, etc.).
  2. Sawn-off rifle, sawn-off shotgun.

обрез frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word обрез occurs in russian on average 3.6 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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