Definition of alphabeting in English:

alphabeting

(also alphabetting)

noun

rare
  • The action, process, or result of arranging a number of things in alphabetical order; alphabetization.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Simonds D'Ewes (1602–1650), diarist and antiquary. From alphabet + -ing.

Pronunciation

alphabeting

/ˈalfəbɛtɪŋ/