fre·​quence ˈfrē-kwən(t)s How to pronounce frequence (audio)

Example Sentences

the frequence of that cough is worrisome; perhaps you should see a doctor
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Word History

First Known Use

1603, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of frequence was in 1603

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Cite this Entry

“Frequence.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2023.

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