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pronunciationnoun [C/U]

 us   /prəˌnʌn·siˈeɪ·ʃən/
the way in which a word or ​letter is said, or said ​correctly, or the way in which a ​language is ​spoken: [U] Her pronunciation of ​English is ​improving. [C] There are two ​acceptable pronunciations for the word "either."
(Definition of pronunciation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

(Definition of pronunciation from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pronunciation”
in Arabic نُطْق…
in Korean 발음…
in Portuguese pronúncia…
in Catalan pronunciació…
in Japanese 発音…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发音…
in Turkish telâffuz, sesletim…
in Russian произношение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 發音…
in Italian pronuncia…
in Polish wymowa…
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