Definitions

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  • adjective UK Arranged in alphabetical order.
  • adjective Alternative spelling of alphabetized.
  • verb UK Simple past tense and past participle of alphabetise.
  • verb Alternative spelling of alphabetized.

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

  • adjective having been put in alphabetical order

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Examples

  • Individual entries are now barely worth documenting, and the phenomenon is best appreciated in bulk through websites such as the Daily Mail Oncological Ontology Project and Kill Or Cure, with its alphabetised list: from almonds, apples and artificial light; through horseradish, hot drinks and housework; to wasabi, water, watercress and more.

    The Daily Mail cancer story that torpedoes itself in paragraph 19

  • They hang above my desk, alphabetised and descending.

    Numberplate

  • One small corner of the shelving housed dozens of CD-ROMs, floppies and manuals, but the rest of the space was taken up with literally hundreds of alphabetised A4 manila folders, coloured name tags on all of the top right-hand corners.

    It's October, 1956.

  • When I'd shelved some books and tidied the tables, I chose a section, and I re-alphabetised it!

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • When I'd shelved some books and tidied the tables, I chose a section, and I re-alphabetised it!

    Ah yes, people asking me to work for free: must be Wednesday

  • And then my mum came to visit and alphabetised the whole lot while I was out.

    Dear Clusterflock | clusterflock

  • As it is I'm a little ashamed that I sat down and created my own categorised, alphabetised index for it, confirming that I am now a real dorky librarian.

    Pistachio, yoghurt & cardamom cake, with lime syrup

  • As it is I'm a little ashamed that I sat down and created my own categorised, alphabetised index for it, confirming that I am now a real dorky librarian.

    Archive 2005-10-01

  • One small corner of the shelving housed dozens of CD-ROMs, floppies and manuals, but the rest of the space was taken up with literally hundreds of alphabetised A4 manila folders, coloured name tags on all of the top right-hand corners.

    Boiling a Frog

  • I can bite till my fingers bleed when I get like that but very luckily just then I had a flash of genius I realized I never had alphabetised the freezer had I?

    Incendiary

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