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Main Entry: flu·ent
Pronunciation: 'flü-&nt
Function: adjective
Etymology: Latin fluent-, fluens, present participle of fluere -- more at FLUID
Date: 1585
1 a : capable of flowing : FLUID b : capable of moving with ease and grace <the fluent body of a dancer>
2 a : capable of using a language easily and accurately <fluent in Spanish> <a fluent writer> b : effortlessly smooth and flowing : POLISHED <a fluent performance> <spoke in fluent English> c : having or showing mastery of a subject or skill <fluent in math>
- flu·ent·ly adverb

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\&\ as a and u in  abut
\&\ as e in kitten
\&r\ as ur and er in  further
\a\ as a in ash
\A\ as a in ace
\ä\ as o in mop
\au\ as ou in out
\ch\ as ch in chin
\e\ as e in bet
\E\ as ea in easy
\g\ as g in go
\i\ as i in hit
I\ as i in ice
\j\ as j in job
\[ng]\ as ng in sing
\O\ as o in go
\o\ as aw in law
\oi\ as oy in boy
\th\ as th in thin
\th\ as th in the
\ü\ as oo in loot
\u\ as oo in foot
\y\ as y in yet
\zh\ as si in vision
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