Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Arranged in the customary order of the letters of a language.
  • adjective Of, relating to, or expressed by an alphabet.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of the nature of an alphabet; similar to an alphabet; in the order of the alphabet. See alphabetic.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Pertaining to, furnished with, or expressed by letters of the alphabet.
  • adjective According to the sequence of the letters of the alphabet.
  • adjective obsolete literal

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective arranged in order according to the alphabet
  • adjective relating to or expressed by a writing system that uses an alphabet

Etymologies

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alphabetic +‎ -al

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