Example sentences for: alphabetic

How can you use “alphabetic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • 2. Replacement of each unique unit (in this case units are alphabetic characters) by a unique binary number - e.g. in table 1each of the 19 unique units is replaced by its rank order minus one, represented as a binary number.

  • There must have been confusion--perhaps it persists--about the alphabetic O [oh] and the numerical 0 [zero], for the telephone companies often made a special point of emphasizing which was meant: I assume that they have statistics on the number of wrong numbers dialed when one was substituted for the other.

  • It was further suggested that language is not best served by alphabetic organization, but that is merely a plea for much longer, more comprehensive articles, which lie outside the scope of a Companion .

  • As the speakers of various languages applied it to their needs, it became somewhat more sophisticated; the Elamites, for example, were able to economize on the number of symbols by assigning to most of them syllabic identity, a major step toward the development of alphabetic writing.

  • This paragraph by Allan Simmons is an alphabetic pun:

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