Simple Definition of pronunciation
: the way in which a word or name is pronounced
: a particular person's way of pronouncing a word or the words of a language
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Origin and Etymology of pronunciation
Middle English pronunciacion, from Anglo-French pronunciation, from Latin pronuntiation-, pronuntiatio, from pronuntiare
First Known Use: 15th century
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Definition of pronunciation for Students
: the act or way of saying a word or words
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