how to pronounce отбор


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the above transcription of отбор 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.

отбор is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… в науке идет от сильно отбор на агрессию …”

meanings of отбор


  1. Picking, sampling.
  2. Selection, choice (process or act of selecting).

отбор frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word отбор occurs in russian on average 8.1 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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