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Pronunciation of Irrawaddy: Learn how to pronounce Irrawaddy in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word Irrawaddy:

noun
the main river in Myanmar, rising in the north in two headstreams and flowing south through the whole length of Myanmar, to enter the Andaman Sea by nine main mouths. Length: 2100 km (1300 miles)

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Pronunciation of Islam: Learn how to pronounce Islam in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word Islam:

noun
the religion of Muslims, having the Koran as its sacred scripture and teaching that there is only one God and that Mohammed is his prophet; Mohammedanism
Muslims collectively and their civilization
the countries where the Muslim religion is predominant
Derived Forms
Isˈlamic adjective

Word Origin
C19: from Arabic: surrender (to God), from aslama to surrender

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Pronunciation of Isolde: Learn how to pronounce Isolde in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word Isolde:

noun
(in Arthurian legend)
an Irish princess wed to Mark, king of Cornwall, but in love with his knight Tristan
(in another account) the daughter of the king of Brittany, married to Tristan

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Pronunciation of Isosceles: Learn how to pronounce Isosceles in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word isosceles:

adjective
(of a triangle) having two sides of equal length
(of a trapezium) having the two nonparallel sides of equal length

Word Origin
C16: from Late Latin, from Greek isoskelēs, from iso- + skelos leg

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Pronunciation of Independently: Learn how to pronounce Independently in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word independent:

adjective
free from control in action, judgment, etc; autonomous
not dependent on anything else for function, validity, etc; separate ⇒ two independent units make up this sofa
not reliant on the support, esp financial support, of others
capable of acting for oneself or on one’s own ⇒ a very independent little girl
providing a large unearned sum towards one’s support (esp in the phrases independent income, independent means)
living on an unearned income
(mathematics) (of a system of equations) not linearly dependent See also independent variable
(statistics)
(of two or more variables) distributed so that the value taken by one variable will have no effect on that taken by another or others
(of two or more events) such that the probability of all occurring equals the product of their individual probabilities Compare statistical dependence
(logic, of a set of propositions)
not validly derivable from one another, so that if the propositions are the axioms of some theory none can be dispensed with
not logically related, so that in no case can the truth value of one be inferred from those of the others
noun
an independent person or thing
a person who is not affiliated to or who acts independently of a political party

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Pronunciation of Indolence: Learn how to pronounce Indolence in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word indolence:

noun
(formal) a dislike of work or effort; laziness; idleness ⇒ He was noted for his indolence.
(pathology) the fact or state of causing little pain ⇒ the relative indolence of carcinoid tumours
(pathology) (esp of a painless ulcer) slowness to heal ⇒ the chronicity and indolence of these ulcers