alphabetic alphabetic  /ˌæl fə ˈbɛ tɪk/

Definition(s):

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

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Usage(s):

  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.

News

  • 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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