How Do You Spell SEC?

The word "sec" is a French term meaning "dry" and is often used in the context of wine. Interestingly, the spelling of this word is not intuitive based on its pronunciation. In IPA phonetic transcription, "sec" would be transcribed as /sɛk/. The "s" sound is straightforward, but the "e" in "sec" is pronounced more like an "eh" sound, while the "c" is pronounced as a hard "k," which explains why it is spelled with a "c" instead of a "k".

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* The statistics data for these misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

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Plural form of SEC is SECS

8 words made out of letters SEC

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