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Old 12-13-2007, 05:57 AM   #1
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How do you pronouce "gentian violet?"

Is it a hard "G" or a "J" sound?
Is it a "T" or a "SH" sound?
How do you pronounce it?
If I'm going to ask for it at a pharmacy that probably won't even know what I'm talking about, I want to be able to pronounce it correctly!

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Old 12-13-2007, 06:05 AM   #2
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Re: How do you pronouce "gentian violet?"

Here we say it with a J sound and sh sound...

Ok, found this: http://www.answers.com/topic/gentian?cat=health
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Old 12-13-2007, 06:09 AM   #3
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Perfect! Thanks.
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