Number of syllables in the word 'prevention'

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

  1. No of syllables in prevention : 3
  2. Divide syllables in prevention : pre-ven-tion

More about the word - prevention

  1. noun
  2. Definition : The act of preventing or hindering; obstruction of action, access, or approach; thwarting.
  3. Definition : Any measure intended to limit health-related risks (such as information campaigns, vaccination, early diagnosis etc.).
  4. Definition : The act of going, or state of being, before.
  5. Definition : Anticipation; especially, anticipation of needs, wishes, hazards and risks


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