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English definition of “spell”

spell

verb [I/T] (FORM WORDS)   /spel/
to form a word or words with the letters in the correct order: [I] As a child he never learned to spell. [T] Send it to Dr. Mikolajczyk – I’ll spell that name for you (= say the letters that form the word).
(Definition of spell verb (FORM WORDS) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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