Alternateness

  • 1 Alternateness — Al*ter nate*ness, n. The quality of being alternate, or of following by turns. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 alternateness — See alternately. * * * …

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  • 3 alternateness — noun The state or quality of being alternate …

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  • 4 alternateness — n. being alternate, being changed intermittently …

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  • 5 alternateness — † alˈternateness ? Obs. 0 [f. as prec. + ness.] The quality or state of being alternate, or of following by turns. in Bailey; and in mod. Dicts …

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  • 6 Alternacy — Al*ter na*cy, n. Alternateness; alternation. [R.] Mitford. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 Reciprocalness — Re*cip ro*cal*ness (r[ e]*s[i^]p r[ o]*kal*n[e^]s), n. The quality or condition of being reciprocal; mutual return; alternateness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8 alternate — alternately, adv. alternateness, n. alternatingly, adv. v. /awl teuhr nayt , al /; adj., n. /awl teuhr nit, al /, v., alternated, alternating, adj., n. v.i. 1. to interchange repeatedly and regularly with one another in time or place; rotate… …

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  • 9 Regularity of recurrence — (Roget s Thesaurus) Periodicity < N PARAG:Regularity of recurrence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 periodicity periodicity intermittence Sgm: N 1 beat beat Sgm: N 1 oscillation oscillation &c. 314 Sgm: N 1 pulse pulse pulsation Sgm …

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  • 10 reciprocalness — n. Alternateness, mutual return …

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  • 11 alternate — verb (alternated, alternating) –verb (i) /ˈɔltəneɪt / (say awltuhnayt), /ˈɒl / (say ol ) 1. (sometimes followed by with) to follow one another in time or place reciprocally: day and night alternate; darkness alternates with light. 2. to change… …

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  • 12 alternacy — ˈȯltərnəsē also ˈal ;  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun ( es) Etymology: alternate (I) + acy archaic : alternateness, alternation …

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