Alphabet

Definition of Alphabet

Al´pha`bet
n.1.The letters of a language arranged in the customary order; the series of letters or signs which form the elements of written language.
2.The simplest rudiments; elements.
The very alphabet of our law.
- Macaulay.
Deaf and dumb alphabet
See Dactylology.
v. t.1.To designate by the letters of the alphabet; to arrange alphabetically.

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