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English pronunciation of “contraceptive”

contraceptive

 
uk
/ˌkɒn.trəˈsep.tɪv/
How to pronounce contraceptive in British English
 
us
/ˌkɑːn-/
How to pronounce contraceptive in American English
 
uk
How to pronounce contraceptive in British English
 
us
How to pronounce contraceptive in American English
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