• (GA) IPA: /ˈpɛɹəɡɹæf/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈpæɹəɡɹɑːf/

paragraph (plural paragraphs)

  1. A passage in text that is about a different subject from the preceding text, marked by commencing on a new line, the first line sometimes being indented.
  2. (originally) A mark or note set in the margin to call attention to something in the text, such as a change of subject.
  3. (computing) An offset of 16 bytes in Intel memory architectures.
Translations Verb

paragraph (paragraphs, present participle paragraphing; past and past participle paragraphed)

  1. To sort text into paragraphs.
  • Italian: paragrafare

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