How do you speak hemoglobin?
Below is the UK transcription for ‘hemoglobin‘:
- Modern IPA: hɪ́jməglə́wbɪn.
- Traditional IPA: ˌhiːməˈgləʊbɪn.
- 4 syllables: “HEE” + “muh” + “GLOH” + “bin”
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