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letter

noun [C] uk   /ˈlet.ər/  us   /ˈlet̬.ɚ/

letter noun [C] (MESSAGE)

A1 a written message from one person to another, usually put in an envelope and sent by post: I got a letter from the bank this morning.
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letter noun [C] (SYMBOL)

A2 any of the set of symbols used to write a language, representing a sound in the language: the letter Dthe letter of the law formal the exact words of the law and not its more important general meaning
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letter

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈlet.ər/  us   /ˈlet̬.ɚ/ US
used to refer to a standard size of paper in the US, 8.5 inches by 11 inches: Fliers are usually printed either on letter size or legal size paper.
Traducciones de “letter”
en árabe رِسالة, حَرْف…
en coreano 편지, 글자…
in Malaysian huruf, surat…
en francés lettre…
en turco mektup, harf…
en italiano lettera…
en chino (tradicionál) 資訊, 信,信件…
en ruso письмо, буква…
en polaco list, litera…
in Vietnamese chữ cái, thư…
en español letra, carta…
en portugués carta, letra…
in Thai ตัวอักษร, จดหมาย…
en alemán der Buchstabe, der Brief…
en catalán carta, lletra…
en japonés 手紙, 文字…
in Indonesian huruf, surat…
en chino (simplificado) 信息, 信,信件…
(Definition of letter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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