A'becedary. adj. [See Abecedarian.]
- Belonging to the alphabet.
- Inscribed with the alphabet.
This is pretended from the sympathy of two needles touched with the loadstone, and placed in the center of two abecedary circles, or rings of letters, described round about them, one friend keeping one, and another the other, and agreeing upon an hour wherein they will communicate. Brown's Vulgar Errours, b. ii. c. 2.