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Definition of aitch noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

aitch

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//eɪtʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//eɪtʃ//
 
 
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the letter H written as a word He spoke with a cockney accent and dropped his aitches (= did not pronounce the letter H at the start of words). Word Origin mid 16th cent.: from Old French ache.