how to pronounce ствол


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the above transcription of ствол 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.

ствол is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… формальное ствол спортом постоянно …”

meanings of ствол


  1. Trunk, tree trunk.
  2. A vertical part of a (coal) mine.
  3. Gun.
  4. Barrel (of a gun).

ствол frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word ствол occurs in russian on average 6.8 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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