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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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A new policy adopted by the FAA in 2013 did away with prohibiting a plan to fly a GPS approach procedure at an alternate airport.
Some public librarians focus on the elderly population, who read popular books, newspapers, and magazines translated into an alternate format such as audiotape (Evans, 2000).
A fourth promise was that alternate assessment outcomes could be used to improve instructional programs at the teacher and classroom level.
If the alternate valuation election is made, the higher value must be used for those assets that increased in value during the six months.
To be sure, the axiom "variety is the spice of life" certainly applies to alternate media.
Depending on how the scenario is written, this method is effective for (1) applying concepts and theories to clinical practice, (2) learning how to analyze a clinical situation, (3) identifying problems and solutions, (4) comparing alternate decisions possible and developing decision making ability, and (5) considering multiple perspectives in a clinical situation.
The shopping credit, also known as the backout credit, is the amount that Con Edison credits a customer who purchases electricity from an alternate provider.
There is no economic or military justification for spending billions of taxpayer dollars on an alternate engine that will not save money or improve U.
We received almost 300 submissions which gave us some valuable insights on how the current speed limits on the alternate route are working and what people want to see happen in the future.
Of course, you know the alternate rule by heart, right?
These stories will be popular wherever alternate history has a following.