alphabetic alphabetic  /ˌæl fə ˈbɛ tɪk/


  1. (adj) relating to or expressed by a writing system that uses an alphabet
  2. (adj) arranged in order according to the alphabet




  1. One of the things to keep in mind is that many kinds from underprivileged homes have no access to alphabetic materials and books.
  2. Pinyin is a somewhat less cumbersome method of rendering Chinese words in alphabetic form than the traditional Wade-Giles system, which employs apostrophes and hyphens.
  3. He expressed his firm intention to regroup and reorganize his patchwork of Government departments and alphabetic agencies.


  • The WWE Attitude Era: A to Z

    COMMENTARY | While most professional wrestling fans remember the WWE Attitude Era for its extreme content, an underrated aspect of that period was the depth of quality talent. Compiling a list of the top 5 or 10 Attitude Era wrestlers would leave out well over a dozen outstanding WWE superstars and divas. Even in this alphabetic format, quite a few WWE wrestlers, gimmicks, matches, and pay-per ...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Yahoo! Contributor Network via Yahoo! Sports

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