pronunciation

 /prəˌnʌnsɪˈeɪʃən/


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
pro•nun•ci•a•tion /prəˌnʌnsiˈeɪʃən/USA pronunciationn. 
    [uncountable] the way in which a sound, word, sentence, etc., is pronounced:making fun of my pronunciation. the way in which a sound, word, sentence, etc., is to be pronounced in an accepted manner: [uncountable]a study of pronunciation.[countable]Only one of these pronunciations is correct.See -nounce-.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

pronunciation /prəˌnʌnsɪˈeɪʃən/ n
  1. the act, instance, or manner of pronouncing sounds
  2. the supposedly correct manner of pronouncing sounds in a given language
  3. a phonetic transcription of a word



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