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alphanumeric sort

A reordering of data so that punctuation marks, numeric data and alphabetic data appear as three separate groups. Contrast with lexicographic sort.



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Before/After Your Search Term
BeforeAfter
Alpha Fouralphanumerish
alpha geekALPR
alpha releaseALR
alpha testAlt key
alpha testingalt newsgroup
alpha versionalt-right
AlphabetAlt-Tab
alphageometricALT text
alphamosaicAlta Vista
alphanumericAltaba

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