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English definition of “alphabetical”

alphabetical

adjective     /ˌæl.fəˈbet.ɪ.kəl/ US  /-ˈbet̬-/ (also alphabetic,   /ˌæl.fəˈbet.ɪk/   )
B2 arranged in the same order as the letters of the alphabet : an alphabetical list The names are published in alphabetical order .Letters of alphabetsLettering and alphabetsLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets alphabetically     /-ɪ.kəl.i/ adverb I've arranged the pictures of the animals alphabetically from aardvark to zebra .Letters of alphabetsLettering and alphabetsLettering and alphabetsLetters of alphabets
(Definition of alphabetical adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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