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indefinite articlenoun [C]

 us   /ɪnˈdef·ə·nət ˈɑr·t̬ɪ·kəl/
grammar the words "a" and "an" in ​English, or words in other ​languages that have a ​similar use.
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indefinite articlenoun [C]

uk   /ɪnˌdef.ɪ.nət ˈɑː.tɪ.kəl/  us   /ɪnˌdef.ɪ.nət ˈɑːr.t̬ɪ.kəl/ specialized
B1 the ​grammaticalname for the words "a" and "an" in ​English or words in other ​languages that have a ​similar use

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