ABC - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌeɪbiːˈsiː|
Brit.  |ˌeɪbiːˈsiː|

noun

- the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural) (syn: abc, abc's, abcs, alphabet, rudiments)

Examples

...a book on the ABCs of computer usage...

I found an ABC and selected a train.

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