Number of syllables in the word 'petroleum'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word petroleum.

  1. No of syllables in petroleum : 4
  2. Divide syllables in petroleum : pe-tro-le-um

More about the word - petroleum

  1. noun
  2. Synonyms : crude oil, oil
  3. Definition : A flammable liquid ranging in color from clear to very dark brown and black, consisting mainly of hydrocarbons, occurring naturally in deposits under the Earth's surface


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