## Look up: alternation

1. Alternation
[geometry] In geometry, an alternation (also called partial truncation, snub or snubification) is an operation on a polyhedron or tiling that removes alternate vertices. Only even-sided polyhedra can be alternated, for example the zonohedra. Every 2n-sided face becomes n-sided. Square faces ...
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2. Alternation
[solitaire] Alternation is a Patience game which is played using two decks of playing cards. Its tableau (or playing area) is similar to that of another solitaire game, Stonewall. ==Rules== Forty-nine cards are set up into seven columns of seven cards each. In each column, the top card, the ...
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3. alternation
[n] - being regularly exchangeable 2. [n] - successive change from one thing or state to another and back again
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4. Alternation
Al`ter·na'tion noun [ Latin alternatio : confer French alternation .] 1. The reciprocal succession of things in time or place; the act of following and being followed by turns; alternate succession, performance, or occurrence; as, t...
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5. alternation
1. The reciprocal succession of things in time or place; the act of following and being followed by turns; alternate succession, performance, or occurrence; as, the alternation of day and night, cold and heat, summer and winter, hope and fear. ... 2. <mathematics> Permutation. ... 3. The respo...
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6. alternation
noun being regularly exchangeable
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7. alternation
noun successive change from one thing or state to another and back again
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1. alternation
(awl″tәr-na´shәn) the succession of two opposing or different events in turn. alternation of generations the regular alternation of two or more different forms or of different modes of reproduction in the life cycle; it may be used specifically for the alternati...
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2. Alternation
• (n.) Permutation. • (n.) The response of the congregation speaking alternately with the minister. • (n.) The reciprocal succession of things in time or place; the act of following and being followed by turns; alternate succession, performance, or occurrence; as, the alternation of d...
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3. alternation
alternation 1. Successive change from one thing or state to another and back again. 2. The act or process of alternating or the state of being alternated. 3. Alternate succession; repeated rotation: the alternation of the seasons. 4. In electricity, a single fluctuation in the absolute value of an ...
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4. Alternation
[linguistics] In linguistics, an alternation is the phenomenon of a phoneme or morpheme exhibiting variation in its phonological realization. Each of the various realizations is called an alternant. The variation may be conditioned by the phonological, morphological, and/or syntactic environ...
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5. alternation
1. being regularly exchangeable
2. successive change from one thing or state to another and back again

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6. alternation
Type: Term Pronunciation: awl′ter-nā′shŭn Definitions: 1. The occurrence of two things or phases in succession and recurrently; used interchangeably with alternans.
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7. alternation
1) Exchangeability 2) Fungibility 3) Interchangeability 4) Interchangeableness
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