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abecedary

noun abe·ce·da·ry \ ˌā(ˌ)bēˈsēdərē \

Definition of abecedary

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Origin and Etymology of abecedary

Middle English abscedary, borrowed from Medieval Latin abecedārium “alphabet, primer,” derived from neuter of Late Latin abecedārius “alphabetical,” from the names of the letters a + b + c + d + Latin -ārius2-ary


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abecedary

adjective

Definition of abecedary

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First Known Use of abecedary

1580


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