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phonetic alphabet

noun
1.
an alphabet containing a separate character for each distinguishable speech sound.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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British Dictionary definitions for phonetic-alphabet

phonetic alphabet

noun
1.
a list of the words used in communications to represent the letters of the alphabet, as in E for Echo, T for Tango
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