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al·pha·bet·i·cal

 (ăl′fə-bĕt′ĭ-kəl) also al·pha·bet·ic (-bĕt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Arranged in the customary order of the letters of a language.
2. Of, relating to, or expressed by an alphabet.

al′pha·bet′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.alphabetically - in alphabetical orderalphabetically - in alphabetical order; "the list was arranged alphabetically"
Translations
الفبائياً، أبْجَدِيَّاً
abecedně
betûrendben
í stafrófsröî
abecedne
po abecedi
alfabetik olarak

alphabetically

[ˌælfəˈbetɪkəlɪ] ADValfabéticamente, en or por orden alfabético

alphabetically

[ˌælfəˈbɛtɪkli] adv [arrange, list, organize] → par ordre alphabétiquealpha male [ˈælfə] n
(in group of animals)mâle m alpha, mâle m dominant
(fig)chef m de bande

alphabetically

advalphabetisch, nach dem Alphabet

alphabetically

[ˌælfəˈbɛtɪklɪ] advalfabeticamente

alphabet

(ˈӕlfəbit) noun
the letters of a written language arranged in order. I have learned all the letters of the Greek alphabet.
ˌalphaˈbetical (-ˈbe-) adjective
in alphabetical order.
ˌalphaˈbetically adverb
References in classic literature ?
It contained a vast number of letters in great disorder, and he told Philip to sort them out and arrange them alphabetically according to the names of the writers.
I have seen a great many lists of her drawingup at various times of books that she meant to read regularly throughand very good lists they werevery well chosen, and very neatly arrangedsometimes alphabetically, and sometimes by some other rule.
Vitus's Dance - found, as I expected, that I had that too, - began to get interested in my case, and determined to sift it to the bottom, and so started alphabetically - read up ague, and learnt that I was sickening for it, and that the acute stage would commence in about another fortnight.
Welland called after him, "we'll do the Chiverses and the Dallases"; and he perceived that she was going through their two families alphabetically, and that they were only in the first quarter of the alphabet.
Irish point-to-point entries are ordered as follows: 1 Horses whose owner has more than one entry, ordered alphabetically by: (a) owner, (b) horse.
The new edition of this book for pediatricians and advanced students preparing for board exams is alphabetically organized by condition.
The 2012 edition contains 14,417 serial titles, including titles currently indexed for MEDLINE as well as titles indexed over time which have ceased or changed titles, listed alphabetically by the journal title abbreviation.
1 : to put into a particular grouping or sequence : arrange <Dictionary entries are ordered alphabetically.
This issue contains nearly 8,800 entries, covering general subjects, authors subjects arranged alphabetically and cinema.
Organized alphabetically by tribe or group, there is at least one representative Native American tribe from each language family or language isolate for each culture area covered.
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An ideal addition to family, day care center, and kindergarten library collections, A Swim Through The Sea is very highly recommended for all children ages 3 to 5 for its unique, original, colorful, and educational format showcasing an alphabetically arranged variety of fish and other water-life forms.