What is the proper pronunciation of the word pumice?

Question by Booby Star: What is the proper pronunciation of the word pumice?
As in, pumice stone….volcanic rock.

Is it an ‘uh’ sound, like pummel, ‘you’ like a church pew, or ‘ooo’ like Winnie the Pooh?

Or is it a ‘Caribbean’ thing?
Sorry, I don’t know how to read the dictionary pronunciations 🙁

Best answer:

Answer by Correy
puh-miss

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