[ al-fuh-bi-tahyz ]
/ ˈæl fə bɪˌtaɪz /
verb (used with object), al·pha·bet·ized, al·pha·bet·iz·ing.
Who Wrote The Alphabet Song?Whether you learned your ABCs while hanging out with the gang from Sesame Street, from someone in your family, or you were schooled in everything from A to Z in kindergarten, you probably learned the alphabet with the help of the alphabet song ...
What Character Was Removed From The Alphabet?Johnson & Johnson, Barnes & Noble, Dolce & Gabbana: the ampersand today is used primarily in business names, but that small character was once the 27th part of the alphabet. Where did it come from though? The origin of its name is almost as bizarre as the name itself.
- alphabet code,
- alphabet soup,
Also especially British, al·pha·bet·ise.
Origin of alphabetize
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/ (ˈælfəbəˌtaɪz) /
to arrange in conventional alphabetical order
to express by an alphabet
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