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Pronunciation: (pru-nun"sē-ā'shun), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pronunciation.html on line 81 [key]
n.
1. the act or result of producing the sounds of speech, including articulation, stress, and intonation, often with reference to some standard of correctness or acceptability.
2. an accepted standard of the sound and stress patterns of a syllable, word, etc.: He said the pronunciation of “curl” isPronunciation: (kûrl), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pronunciation.html on line 96 [key]notPronunciation: (koil). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pronunciation.html on line 101 [key]
3. the conventional patterns of treatment of the sounds of a language: the pronunciation of French.
4. a phonetic transcription of a given word, sound, etc.: The pronunciation of “pheasant” isPronunciation: (fez'unt). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pronunciation.html on line 118 [key]

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