See also: alt, atl, ált, alt-, Alt., and ált.

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EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation of alternate or alternative.

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Alt (plural Alts)

  1. (computing) A modifier key used to change (alternate) the function of other pressed keys.

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GermanEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Italian alto.

NounEdit

Alt m (strong, genitive Altes or Alts, no plural)

  1. alto (musical voice; person or instrument that performs the alto part)
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Etymology 2Edit

From alt (old).

NounEdit

Alt n (strong, genitive Alts, plural Alt)

  1. Clipping of Altbier; a type of beer originating from the Rhineland region in Germany.

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