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One entry found for ampersand.
Main Entry: amĚperĚsand
Pronunciation: primarystressam-pschwar-secondarystresssand
Function: noun
Etymology: from older and per se and, spoken form of the phrase & per se and, which followed Z in early lists of letters of the alphabet and meant "(the character) & by itself (stands for) and"
: a character & standing for the word and

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