Alternate

• (a.) Being or succeeding by turns; one following the other in succession of time or place; by turns first one and then the other; hence, reciprocal. • (a.) Distributed, as leaves, singly at different heights of the stem, and at equal intervals as respects angular divergence. • (v. i.) To vary by turns; as, the land alternates betwe...
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alternate

(as adjective) leaves or flowers borne singly at different levels along a stem includes spiralled parts; or (as verb) when something occurs between something else, for example stamens alternating with petals; compare opposite.
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alternate

noun someone who takes the place of another person
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alternate

alternative adjective allowing a choice; `an alternative plan`
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Alternate

Al'ter·nate transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Alternated ; present participle & verbal noun Alternating .] [ Latin alternatus , past participle of alternare . See Altern .] To perform by turns, or in suc...
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Alternate

Al·ter'nate adjective [ Latin alternatus , past participle of alternate , from alternus . See Altern , Alter .] 1. Being or succeeding by turns; one following the other in succession of time or place; by turns first one and then the other; hence, reciprocal....
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Alternate

a leaf arrangement along the axis in which the leaves are not opposite to each other or whorled
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Alternate

a leaf arrangement along the axis in which the leaves are not opposite to each other or whorled
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Alternate

A player or a team that gains acceptance into the main draw of a tournament due to a main draw playe
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Alternate

a player or a team that gains acceptance into the main draw of a tournament due to a main draw player or team withdrawing, when there are no qualies with potential lucky losers.
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alternate

A term used in mathematics with several different meanings. (1) Alternate angles are angles on opposite sides and opposite ends of a line that cuts two parallel lines. (2) A well-known theorem called the alternate segment theorem involves the segment on the opposite side of a given chord of a circle...
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Alternate

Airport indicated on a flight plan where it is possible to divert the aircraft from its scheduled destination (in case of bad weather or any other major situation).
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alternate

alternate 1. Someone who takes the place of another person> 2. To exchange people temporarily to fulfill certain jobs and functions. 3. To do something in turns. 4. To go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions. 5. To be an understudy or alternate for a role. 6. To reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of acti...
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Alternate

Any arrangement of leaves or other parts not opposite or whorled; placed singly at different heights on the axis or stem.
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alternate

Arising at different levels in a straight line or in a spiral.
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Alternate

Arising from different points and on opposite sides, of an axis. Only one leaf per node.
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Alternate

Arising from different points and on opposite sides, of an axis. Only one leaf per node.
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Alternate

arranged in 2 ranks not parallel but alternating
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Alternate

arranged in 2 ranks not parallel but alternating
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Alternate

Arranged singly at different points along a stem or axis.
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alternate

borne singly and spaced around and along the axis, applied to leaves or other organs on an axis. Also used to describe the position of floral parts of different whorls on different radii, e.g. stamens with respect to petals. cf. opposite
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alternate

cause to occur or appear one after the other.
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alternate

Cause to occur or appear one after the other. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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Alternate

Having plant parts, particularly leaves, arranged alternately along a stem, as opposed to in pairs or whorled.
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Alternate

Horticulturally speaking, alternate refers to leaves that are arranged on the stem in alternating fashion.
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