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anindefinite article

 us   /æn, ən/
(used when the word ​followingbegins with a ​vowelsound) a : an ​apple an ​honest man
(Definition of an from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"an" in British English

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uk   weak /ən/ strong /æn/  us   /ən/  /æn/


uk   us   /-ən/ (also -ean, -ian)
connected with or ​belonging to the ​statedplace, ​group, or ​type: an American a ​Canadian a Korean a ​Christian Russianliterature Italianopera
(Definition of an from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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