alphabetise

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v alphabetise arrange in alphabetical order "Alphabetize the list"
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Alphabetise to arrange alphabetically:—pr.p. al′phabetīsing; pa.p. al′phabetīsed
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. alpha, beta, the first two Greek letters.

Usage

In literature:

Alphabetisation, Want of complete, in indexes, 65.
"How to Make an Index" by Henry B. Wheatley
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