Pronunciation of Opossum
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Pronunciation details of Opossum
How is Opossum pronounced?
International Phonetic Alphabet coded:
- opossum = ə'pɑːsəm (/ə/'p/ɑː/s/ə/m)
Hyphenation of Opossum
How is Opossum hyphenated?
- British and American usage: Opos‐sum
Examples of pronunciation in real context
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...paper prison. The question, what is the hedgehog's American cousin? A multiple choice inverse alphabetical order. Is that the wolverine, skunk, raccoon, porcupine, opossum, or badger?
It’s very difficult for a mamallian predator like a raccoon or an opossum or cat to scale this house to get these eggs...
...bobcat, salamander, turtle, mason bee, bats, flying squirrel and the opossum.
When it comes to opossum and raccoon...
...or a lid with a heavy weight on top, like a cinderblock, to keep raccoons and opossum out of it.
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