Greek-letter

Greek-letter [grēk′let′ər ]
adj.
designating or of a student fraternity or sorority whose name is designated by a combination of Greek letters

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • Greek-letter — ☆ Greek letter [grēk′let′ər ] adj. designating or of a student fraternity or sorority whose name is designated by a combination of Greek letters …   English World dictionary

  • Greek-letter — Greek′ let′ter adj. of or designating a fraternity or sorority whose name consists usu. of two or three Greek letters • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • Greek letter — noun Any of the characters in the Greek alphabet …   Wiktionary

  • Greek letter society — or Greek letter society noun (in US universities) a social, professional or honorary fraternity or sorority, using a combination of Greek letters as a title, such as Phi Beta Kappa • • • Main Entry: ↑Greek …   Useful english dictionary

  • greek-letter society — noun Usage: usually capitalized G : a Greek letter fraternity or sorority * * * Greek letter society or Greek letter society noun (in US universities) a social, professional or honorary fraternity or sorority, using a combination of Greek letters …   Useful english dictionary

  • Greek-letter fraternity — /greek let euhr/ a fraternity whose name consists usually of two or three Greek letters, as Sigma Delta Phi. [1875 80, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • greek-letter fraternity — noun Usage: usually capitalized G : a fraternity designated by usually three Greek letters * * * /greek let euhr/ a fraternity whose name consists usually of two or three Greek letters, as Sigma Delta Phi. [1875 80, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • greek-letter sorority — noun Usage: usually capitalized G : a sorority designated by usually three Greek letters * * * a sorority whose name consists usually of two or three Greek letters, as Lambda Rho. [1940 45, Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Greek-letter sorority — a sorority whose name consists usually of two or three Greek letters, as Lambda Rho. [1940 45, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Greek letter fraternities — College fraternities, sometimes high school fraternities, having names composed of Greek letters. See fraternities …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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