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English pronunciation of “periwinkle”

periwinkle

noun [C] (SEA CREATURE)
 
uk
/ˈper.ɪˌwɪŋ.kl̩/
How to pronounce periwinkle noun (SEA CREATURE) in British English
 
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How to pronounce periwinkle noun (SEA CREATURE) in American English
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(Pronunciation of periwinkle noun (SEA CREATURE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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