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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 ?
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.
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.
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.
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.
Institutions are listed alphabetically in the directory by country and then by state or province.
The alphabetically ordered entries are accompanied by a prefatory list of entries arranged by category, cross references in each entry to related topics covered by the volume, and an index.
The site presents BJS publications by topic or subtopic, arranged with the most recent publication first, or listed alphabetically on the publications page.
This handy book is an easy-to-use, alphabetically organized guide to over 500 national nonprofit organizations and government agencies that provide disability-related information.
Visitors to AWI's website can find the following information quickly and easily: AWI Active Members listed alphabetically, AWI Active Members by region, AWI Association Members listed alphabetically, AWI Associate Members by product category, and contact information for AWI's Board and officers.
River North lists its dozen or so dancers alphabetically, but it has a star--Sara Ayers, a fine dancer whose wholesome femininity is a joy.
jjIrish 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 chart, called "General chemical resistance of a fluoroelastomer," lists each chemical alphabetically and assigns one of six ratings to each.