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English pronunciation of “comprehensive”

comprehensive

adjective  
 
uk
/ˌkɒm.prɪˈhen.sɪv/
How to pronounce comprehensive adjective in British English
 
us
/ˌkɑːm-/
How to pronounce comprehensive adjective in American English
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