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alphabet

noun [C] uk   /ˈæl.fə.bet/ us  
B1 a set of letters arranged in a fixed order, used for writing a language: the Roman/Cyrillic alphabetLetters of alphabetsLettering and alphabetsLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
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