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"spoken" in British English

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spokenverb

uk   /ˈspəʊ.kən/  us   /ˈspoʊ-/
past participle ofspeakthe spoken word language that is spoken, not written or ​sung: The ​libraryholdsrecordings of the spoken word as ​opposed to ​music.

-spokensuffix

uk   /-spəʊ.kən/  us   /-spoʊ-/
(Definition of spoken from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"spoken" in American English

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spoken

 us   /ˈspoʊ·kən/
past participle ofspeak
(Definition of spoken from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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