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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 7
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As defined in CIE 1931 color space. NOUN X (_uncountable_) * One of the tristimulus values which, with Y and Z, defines coordinates in a three-dimensional color space. Pronounced _big X_ or _cap X_. * 2003, Charles A. Poynton, _Digital Video and HDTV: Algorithms and Interfaces_, ISBN 9781558607927, p. 217: X_,_ Y _and_ Z _are pronounced_ big-X_,_ big-Y_, and_ big-Z_, or_ cap-X_,_ cap-Y_, and_ cap-Z_, to distinguish them from little_ x _and little_ y_, to be described in a moment._ TRANSLATIONS

As defined in CIE 1931 color space.

Noun

X (uncountable)

  1. One of the tristimulus values which, with Y and Z, defines coordinates in a three-dimensional color space. Pronounced big X or cap X.
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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryTRANSLINGUAL - ETYMOLOGY 1
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Translingual - Etymology 1

LETTER X _upper case_ (_lower case_ X) * The twenty-fourth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet. SEE ALSO * (Latin script):  Aa  Bb  Cc  Dd  Ee  Ff  Gg  Hh  Ii  Jj  Kk  Ll  Mm  Nn  Oo  Pp  Qq  Rr  Sſs  Tt  Uu  Vv  Ww  Xx  Yy  Zz * (Variations of letter X):  Ẍẍ  Ẋẋ  ᶍ  Xx CARDINAL NUMBER X * (Roman numerals) The number 10. SYMBOL X * A symbol of the IPA, representing a voiceless uvular fricative. * (bowling) strike

Letter

X upper case (lower case x)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.
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  • (Latin script):  Aa  Bb  Cc  Dd  Ee  Ff  Gg  Hh  Ii  Jj  Kk  Ll  Mm  Nn  Oo  Pp  Qq  Rr  Sſs  Tt  Uu  Vv  Ww  Xx  Yy  Zz
  • (Variations of letter X):  Ẍẍ  Ẋẋ  ᶍ  Xx

Cardinal number

X

  1. (Roman numerals) The number 10.

Symbol

X

  1. A symbol of the IPA, representing a voiceless uvular fricative.
  2. (bowling) strike

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryTRANSLINGUAL - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Translingual - Etymology 2

Possibly from skull and crossbones SYMBOL X * A hazard indicator, sometimes incorporated into standard labelling and signage systems DERIVED TERMS * XXX

Possibly from skull and crossbones

Symbol

X

  1. A hazard indicator, sometimes incorporated into standard labelling and signage systems
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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryTRANSLINGUAL - SEE ALSO
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OTHER REPRESENTATIONS OF X: * Letter styles

Other representations of X:

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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* IPA(key): /ɛks/ * Rhymes: -ɛks

  • IPA(key): /ɛks/
  • Rhymes: -ɛks

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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CARDINAL NUMBER X * An unknown quantity or unknown value. TRANSLATIONS

Cardinal number

X

  1. An unknown quantity or unknown value.
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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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PRONUNCIATION * IPA(key): /ks/, IPA(key): /ɡz/, or at the beginning of words IPA(key): /z/. LETTER X (_upper case_, _lower case_ X, _plural_ XS _or_ X'S) * The twenty-fourth letter of the English alphabet, called _ex_ and written in the Latin script. SEE ALSO * (_Latin script letters_) LETTER; Aa, Bb, Cc, Dd, Ee, Ff, Gg, Hh, Ii, Jj, Kk, Ll, Mm, Nn, Oo, Pp, Qq, Rr, Ss, Tt, Uu, Vv, Ww, Xx, Yy, Zz NOUN X * Any mark that looks like that letter, such as such a mark made by a person who cannot read or write, in lieu of a signature. * (lacrosse) The spot behind the goal. DERIVED TERMS * (signature mark): xoxo TRANSLATIONS

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Letter

X (upper case, lower case x, plural Xs or X's)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the English alphabet, called ex and written in the Latin script.
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Noun

X

  1. Any mark that looks like that letter, such as such a mark made by a person who cannot read or write, in lieu of a signature.
  2. (lacrosse) The spot behind the goal.
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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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Presumably by abbreviation of the pronunciation of _ecstasy_. NOUN X (_uncountable_) * (slang) Ecstasy, a particular street drug. TRANSLATIONS

Presumably by abbreviation of the pronunciation of ecstasy.

Noun

X (uncountable)

  1. (slang) Ecstasy, a particular street drug.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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ADJECTIVE X (_not comparable_) * (Former UK film certificate) Suitable only for those aged 16 or (later) 18 years and over. * (movie rating) Obscene. TRANSLATIONS

Adjective

X (not comparable)

  1. (Former UK film certificate) Suitable only for those aged 16 or (later) 18 years and over.
  2. (movie rating) Obscene.
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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 5
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From _Christ_ by abbreviation, from Ancient Greek _Χ_ (Kh, “(letter chi)”), from _Χριστός_ (Khristós, “Christ”). PROPER NOUN X * (informal) Christ DERIVED TERMS * Xianity * Xmas * Xtopher (rare) TRANSLATIONS

From Christ by abbreviation, from Ancient Greek Χ (Kh, (letter chi)), from Χριστός (Khristós, Christ).

Proper noun

X

  1. (informal) Christ
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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 6
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From _cross_, due to the X symbol being a cross saltire. NOUN X (_plural_ XES) * (Canada, US) cross, crossing * intersex or transgender (passports and identification documents) DERIVED TERMS * xing TRANSLATIONS

From cross, due to the X symbol being a cross saltire.

Noun

X (plural Xes)

  1. (Canada, US) cross, crossing
  2. intersex or transgender (passports and identification documents)
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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryENGLISH - DERIVED TERMS
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English - Derived Terms

* X marks the spot * XXX * XXXX

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryAMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE - LETTER
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American Sign Language - Letter

(_Stokoe_ X) * The letter X

(Stokoe X)

  1. The letter X

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryAZERI - LETTER
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Azeri - Letter

X _upper case_ (_lower case_ X) * The twelfth letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script. SEE ALSO * (_Latin script letters_) HƏRF; Aa, Bb, Cc, Çç, Dd, Ee, Əə, Ff, Gg, Ğğ, Hh, Xx, Iı, İi, Jj, Kk, Qq, Ll, Mm, Nn, Oo, Öö, Pp, Rr, Ss, Şş, Tt, Uu, Üü, Vv, Yy, Zz

X upper case (lower case x)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Azeri alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryDUTCH - PRONUNCIATION
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Dutch - Pronunciation

* (letter name): IPA(key): /ɪks/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryDUTCH - LETTER
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Dutch - Letter

X (_capital_, _lowercase_ X) * The twenty-fourth letter of the Dutch alphabet.

X (capital, lowercase x)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Dutch alphabet.

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryDUTCH - SEE ALSO
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Dutch - See Also

* Previous letter: W * Next letter: Y

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryESPERANTO - ABBREVIATION [PLEASE REPLACE THIS HEADER]
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X * (text messaging) Abbreviation of _aŭ_ (“or”). SEE ALSO * -X

X

  1. (text messaging) Abbreviation of (or).

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  • -X

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryFINNISH - LETTER
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Finnish - Letter

X (_upper case_, _lower case_ X) * The twenty-third letter of the Finnish alphabet, called _äks_ or _eks_ and written in the Latin script. USAGE NOTES * Used only in loanwords. In more established loanwords replaced with KS. SEE ALSO * (_Latin script letters_) LETTER; Aa, Bb, Cc, Dd, Ee, Ff, Gg, Hh, Ii, Jj, Kk, Ll, Mm, Nn, Oo, Pp, Qq, Rr, Ss, Šš, Tt, Uu, Vv, Ww, Xx, Yy, Zz, Žž, Åå, Ää, Öö

X (upper case, lower case x)

  1. The twenty-third letter of the Finnish alphabet, called äks or eks and written in the Latin script.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryFRENCH - PRONUNCIATION
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French - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /iks/

  • IPA(key): /iks/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryFRENCH - ADJECTIVE
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French - Adjective

X m, f (_invariable_) * X-rated

X m, f (invariable)

  1. X-rated

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryFRENCH - NOUN
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French - Noun

X m, f (_plural_ X) * X (letter of the Latin alphabet) * X-frame stool * 1862, Victor Hugo, _Les Misérables_, I.3.i: _La duchesse de Duras lisait à trois ou quatre amis, dans son boudoir meublé d’X en satin bleu ciel [...]._ The Duchess de Duras was reading to two or three friends, in a boudoir furnished with X-frame stools in sky-blue satin.

X m, f (plural X)

  1. X (letter of the Latin alphabet)
  2. X-frame stool

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryGERMAN - PRONUNCIATION
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German - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ʔɪks/

  • IPA(key): /ʔɪks/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryGERMAN - LETTER
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German - Letter

X (_upper case_, _lower case_ X) * The twenty-fourth letter of the German alphabet.

X (upper case, lower case x)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the German alphabet.

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryITALIAN - PRONUNCIATION
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Italian - Pronunciation

* (name of letter) IPA(key): /iks/ * (phonetic realization) IPA(key): [ks]

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryITALIAN - LETTER
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Italian - Letter

X m, f (_invariable_, _lower case_ X) * The twenty-fourth letter of the Latin alphabet, called _ics_ in Italian. USAGE NOTES * The letter X is not considered part of the Italian alphabet. It is found mainly in loanwords, Latinisms, and Grecisms.

X m, f (invariable, lower case x)

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Latin alphabet, called ics in Italian.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryITALIAN - SEE ALSO
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Italian - See Also

* (_Latin script letters_) LETTERA; Aa, Bb, Cc, Dd, Ee, Ff, Gg, Hh, Ii, (Jj), (Kk), Ll, Mm, Nn, Oo, Pp, Qq, Rr, Ss, Tt, Uu, Vv, (Ww), (Xx), (Yy), Zz * ITALIAN ALPHABET on Wikipedia.Wikipedia:Italian alphabet

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryMALAY - PRONUNCIATION
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Malay - Pronunciation

* (Name of letter) IPA(key): [ɛk̚s] * (Phoneme, Syllable initial) IPA(key): [z] * (Phoneme, Syllable final) IPA(key): [k̚s]

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryMALAY - LETTER
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Malay - Letter

X * The twenty-fourth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script. SEE ALSO * (_Latin script letters_) Aa, Bb, Cc, Dd, Ee, Ff, Gg, Hh, Ii, Jj, Kk, Ll, Mm, Nn, Oo, Pp, Qq, Rr, Ss, Tt, Uu, Vv, Ww, Xx, Yy, Zz

X

  1. The twenty-fourth letter of the Malay alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryPORTUGUESE - PRONUNCIATION
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Portuguese - Pronunciation

* (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈʃis/ * (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈʃiʃ/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryPORTUGUESE - LETTER
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Portuguese - Letter

X (_upper case_, _lower case_ X) * The 24th letter of the Portuguese alphabet. SEE ALSO * _xis_

X (upper case, lower case x)

  1. The 24th letter of the Portuguese alphabet.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryROMANIAN - PRONUNCIATION
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Romanian - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /iks/

  • IPA(key): /iks/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryROMANIAN - LETTER
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Romanian - Letter

X (_capital_, _lowercase_ X) * The twenty-fifth letter of the Romanian alphabet representing the double-consonant sounds /gz/ and /ks/. Preceded by V and followed by Z.

X (capital, lowercase x)

  1. The twenty-fifth letter of the Romanian alphabet representing the double-consonant sounds /gz/ and /ks/. Preceded by V and followed by Z.

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categorySAANICH - PRONUNCIATION
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Saanich - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /x̠/

  • IPA(key): /x̠/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categorySAANICH - LETTER
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Saanich - Letter

X * The thirty-fifth letter of the Saanich alphabet, written in the Latin script. SEE ALSO * (_Latin script letters_) A, Á, Ⱥ, B, C, Ć, Ȼ, D, E, H, I, Í, J, K, Ꝁ/K̵/₭, Ḵ, Ḱ, L, Ƚ, M, N, Ṉ, O, P, Q, S, Ś, T, Ⱦ, Ṯ, Ŧ, U, W, W̲, X, X̲, Y, Z, s

X

  1. The thirty-fifth letter of the Saanich alphabet, written in the Latin script.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categorySOMALI - PRONUNCIATION
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Somali - Pronunciation

* (phoneme): IPA(key): /ħ/ * (letter name): IPA(key): /ħɑ/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categorySOMALI - LETTER
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Somali - Letter

X _upper case_ (_lower case_ X) * The fifth letter of the Somali alphabet, called _xa_ and written in the Latin script. USAGE NOTES * The fifth letter of the Somali alphabet, which follows Arabic abjad order. It is preceded by J and followed by KH. SEE ALSO * (_Latin script letters_) '', Bb, Tt, Jj, Xx, KHkh, Dd, Rr, Ss, SHsh, DHdh, Cc, Gg, Ff, Qq, Kk, Ll, Mm, Nn, Ww, Hh, Yy, Aa, Ee, Ii, Oo, Uu

X upper case (lower case x)

  1. The fifth letter of the Somali alphabet, called xa and written in the Latin script.

Usage notes

  1. The fifth letter of the Somali alphabet, which follows Arabic abjad order. It is preceded by J and followed by KH.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categorySPANISH - PRONUNCIATION
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Spanish - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /enkis/

  • IPA(key): /enkis/

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categorySPANISH - LETTER
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Spanish - Letter

X (_upper case_, _lower case_ X) * The 25th letter of the Spanish alphabet.

X (upper case, lower case x)

  1. The 25th letter of the Spanish alphabet.

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryVIETNAMESE - PRONUNCIATION
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Vietnamese - Pronunciation

* (_Hà Nội_) IPA (key): /ʔïʔk̟̚˧ˀ˦/, /ʔïʔk̟̚˧ˀ˦ s̪i˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩ ɲɛ˧ˀ˨ʔ/ * (_Huế_) IPA (key): /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦˥/, /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦˥ s̪ɪj˧˧/, /s̪əːɰ˧˧/, /s̪əːɰ˧˧ ɲɛ˨ˀ˨ʔ/ * (_Hồ Chí Minh City_) IPA (key): /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦ˀ˥/, /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦ˀ˥ s̪ɪj˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩ ɲ̻ɛ˨ˀ˧ʔ/ * _Phonetic_: ích, ích xì, xờ, xờ nhẹ

  • ( Nội) IPA (key): /ʔïʔk̟̚˧ˀ˦/, /ʔïʔk̟̚˧ˀ˦ s̪i˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩ ɲɛ˧ˀ˨ʔ/
  • (Huế) IPA (key): /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦˥/, /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦˥ s̪ɪj˧˧/, /s̪əːɰ˧˧/, /s̪əːɰ˧˧ ɲɛ˨ˀ˨ʔ/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA (key): /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦ˀ˥/, /ʔɨ̞̠ʔt̚˦ˀ˥ s̪ɪj˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩/, /s̪əːɰ˨˩ ɲ̻ɛ˨ˀ˧ʔ/
  • Phonetic: ích, ích , xờ, xờ nhẹ

Which the Definition/Meaning of X in categoryVIETNAMESE - LETTER
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Vietnamese - Letter

X (_upper case_, _lower case_ X) * The twenty-eighth letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, called _ích_, _ích xì_, _xờ_ or _xờ nhẹ_ and written in the Latin script. SEE ALSO * (_Quốc ngữ letters_) CHỮ; Aa, Ăă, Ââ, Bb, Cc, (Ch ch), Dd, Đđ, Ee, Êê, Gg, (Gh gh, Gi gi), Hh, Ii, Kk, (Kh kh), Ll, Mm, Nn, (Ng ng, Ngh ngh, Nh nh), Oo, Ôô, Ơơ, Pp, (Ph ph), Qq, (Ququ), Rr, Ss, Tt, (Th th, Tr tr), Uu, Ưư, Vv, Xx, Yy

X (upper case, lower case x)

  1. The twenty-eighth letter of the Vietnamese alphabet, called ích, ích , xờ or xờ nhẹ and written in the Latin script.

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