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One entry found for babel.
Main Entry: ba·bel
Pronunciation: primarystressbamacr-bschwal, primarystressbab-schwal
Function: noun
Usage: often capitalized
Etymology: from the Tower of Babel in Genesis 11:4-9, the building of which was interrupted by a confusion of languages
1 : a confusion of sounds or voices
2 : a scene of noise or confusion

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