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alphabet

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈæl.fə.bet/
B1 a set of letters arranged in a fixed order, used for writing a language: the Roman/Cyrillic alphabet
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in Arabic الأبْجَدِيّة…
in Korean 알파벳…
in Malaysian huruf…
in French alphabet…
in Turkish alfabe…
in Italian alfabeto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 字母表…
in Russian алфавит…
in Polish alfabet…
in Vietnamese bảng chữ cái…
in Spanish alfabeto…
in Portuguese alfabeto…
in Thai ตัวอักษร…
in German das Alphabet…
in Catalan alfabet…
in Japanese アルファベット…
in Indonesian abjad…
in Chinese (Simplified) 字母表…
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