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tr.v. al·pha·bet·ized, al·pha·bet·iz·ing, al·pha·bet·iz·es
1. To arrange in alphabetical order.
2. To supply with an alphabet.

al′pha·bet′i·za′tion (-bĕt′ĭ-zā′shən) n.
al′pha·bet·iz′er n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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Adj.1.alphabetized - having been put in alphabetical orderalphabetized - having been put in alphabetical order; "the cards are all alphabetized, as you requested"
alphabetic, alphabetical - arranged in order according to the alphabet; "an alphabetic arrangement"; "dictionaries list words in alphabetical order"
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But PTV4 argued that they have not submitted the necessary documents since these have yet to be notarized and alphabetized. The state-run television network then promised the COA that it will abide by the audit body's documentary requirements.
The names on the wall aren't alphabetized but instead are arranged chronologically by date of loss.
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It's not going to be alphabetized, or by genre or chronologically dated.
Slack's Message Menu feature eliminates the process of manually scrolling through the list of available applications, replacing it with an alphabetized drop down menu.
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This is followed by an alphabetized section on Common Vegetables; then a section devoted Forgotten, Rare, and less-Known Vegetables; and concludes with Forgotten, Rare, and hardly Known Lettuce Greens.
You can explore the website--and digest the lingo of sustainable food--by using the search tool, or by following the "Lexicon" link to an alphabetized list of food terms.
Stock ticker symbols can be effortlessly searched through the search box feature or users may choose to browse from the alphabetized list of stock symbols.
Featuring nearly 200 alphabetized entries and 120 black-and-white photographs, The Bigfoot Book is an incredible encyclopedia of folklore, legends, eyewitness accounts, and more about the mythologized "Bigfoot"--supposedly a lurking, hairy, humanoid monster that subsists in remote areas on the fringes of society.
There are alphabetized sections on word stems, postbases, word endings of verbs and nouns, and enclitics, which precede 31 appendices covering, inter alia, such topics as inflection, roots and stems, kinship terms, ice and snow terms, time, location, counting, and names.