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alternate

Botany
a. (of leaves, flowers, etc.) arranged singly at different heights on either side of the stem
b. (of parts of a flower) arranged opposite the spaces between other parts

alternate

[′ȯl·tər·nət]
(botany)
Of the arrangement of leaves on opposite sides of the stem at different levels.
Of the arrangement of the parts of one whorl between members of another whorl.

work

1. All labor necessary to produce the construction required by the contract documents, and all materials and equipment incorporated or to be incorporated in such construction.
2. The produce of a force by its corresponding displacement.
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The alternating polarity method provides a tool for serious quantitative investigations of cause-and-effect relationships in rubber processing and compounding that could not be made using the classic method, due to lack of repeatability.
Edison had committed himself to direct current, and he fought the use of alternating current, but he lost out eventually.
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