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alphabetic

[ al-fuh-bet-ik ]
/ ˌæl fəˈbɛt ɪk /
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adjective
relating to, expressed by, or using an alphabet:The language uses alphabetic writing.
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Origin of alphabetic

First recorded in 1640–50; from French alphabétique, from Late Latin alphabēticus, equivalent to alphabet + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM alphabetic

non·al·pha·bet·ic, adjectiveun·al·pha·bet·ic, adjective
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