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Alphabetization   /ˌælfəbˌɛtəzˈeɪʃən/   Listen
Alphabetization

noun
1.
The act of putting in alphabetical order.  Synonym: alphabetisation.






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"Alphabetization" Quotes from Famous Books



... in which the alphabetical arrangement has been carried as far as the second letter of each word: thus the first ninety-five words explained begin with Ab-, and the next seventy-eight with Ac-, and so on, but the alphabetization goes no further[2]; the glossary is in second-letter order. In at least one glossary of the tenth century, contained in a MS. of the British Museum (Harl. 3376), the alphabetical arrangement has been carried as far as the third ...
— The evolution of English lexicography • James Augustus Henry Murray



Words linked to "Alphabetization" :   alphabetisation, ordering, order, alphabetize



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