1. alpha decay radioactive decay of an atomic nucleus that is accompanied by the emission of an alpha particle
  2. aliphatic having carbon atoms linked in open chains
  3. alphabetic arranged in order according to the alphabet
  4. alphabetical arranged in order according to the alphabet
  5. alphabetically in order from A to Z
  6. alpha test (computer science) a first test of an experimental product (such as computer software) carried out by the developer
  7. alphameric of or pertaining to alphanumeric characters
  8. alpha ray the radiation of alpha particles during radioactive decay
  9. apophatic of or relating to the belief that God can be known to humans only in terms of what He is not (such as `God is unknowable')
  10. al-Fatah a Palestinian political and military organization founded by Yasser Arafat in 1958 to work toward the creation of a Palestinian state; during the 1960s and 1970s trained terrorist and insurgent groups
  11. emphatic spoken with particular stress
  12. alpha and omega the first and last; signifies God's eternity
  13. analphabetic not alphabetic
  14. alphabetise arrange in alphabetical order
  15. alphabetize arrange in order from A to Z
  16. alleviatory moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
  17. alphamerical of or pertaining to alphanumeric characters
  18. allophonic pertaining to allophones
  19. alphabet a character set of letters and is used to write a language
  20. elevated raised above the ground

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