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IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet) of disphenoid

The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of disphenoid:
/dɪsfənowd/

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  1. Well, it has the best name. It's called the snub disphenoid.
  2. Yeah, umm, its name is a little bit nutty, umm, and I'm gonna describe why it is called a snub disphenoid
  3. For that reason, the snub disphenoid actually has two different versions that are mirror images of each other.
  4. Look at that! That is a snub disphenoid, and it is the eighth and final possible strictly convex deltahedra that can exist.
  5. And, the only snubification procedure that results in only equilateral triangles is snubifying the right kind of disphenoid.
  6. and we know why almost all of them have the names that they have, let's revisit the snub disphenoid;
  7. whose name we didn't really break into. First of all, disphenoid.
  8. Disphenoid means wedge shape
  9. Funny enough, the tetrahedron is a disphenoid, but it's usually not called that.
  10. in this case you can really see why it's called disphenoid, it definitely looks like a wedge.
  11. we will be snubbing a disphenoid, which is what a tetrahedron is.
  12. And, we wind up with a snub disphenoid!