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English pronunciation of “pièce de résistance”

pièce de résistance

 
uk
/piˌes.də.reɪ.zɪˈstɑ̃ːs/
How to pronounce pièce de résistance in British English
 
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How to pronounce pièce de résistance in American English
 
uk
/piˌes.də.reɪ.zɪˈstɑ̃ːs/
How to pronounce pièce de résistance in British English
 
us
How to pronounce pièce de résistance in American English
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