Meaning of “palindrome” in the English Dictionary

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"palindrome" in British English

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palindromenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpæl.ɪn.drəʊm/ us /ˈpæl.ɪn.droʊm/

a word or group of words that is the same when you read it forwards from the beginning or backwards from the end:

"Refer" and "level" are palindromes.

(Definition of “palindrome” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)