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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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Let's go back to what AIM 5-4-21(e) tells us: When a preplanned alternate missed approach procedure exists, the holding fix and holding pattern are printed on the approach chart, but the alternate missed approach instructions (altitudes and routes to the fix) are not.
When you see ANA, the airport cannot be used as a filed alternate. Others just have the A, which means the airport can be an alternate, but the required minimum forecast is not standard.
Oratile Chele (age 9, from Birmingham), Chaelissa Gray (age 9, from Birmingham) and Angelina Martin (age 9, from Worcester) who will alternate the role of the Shepherd.
* The name and last known mailing address of the participant and each alternate payee;
What he saw, and I did too, is that the need for alternate format was not going to lessen, much less go away.
To accompany the release of the Alternate series for iPhone 5, Cygnett has released a short, stop-motion film, called;
The nature of alternate energy sources, as compared to past, has changed in present times.
The issues for Congress for FY2010 are whether to approve or reject the administration's proposal to terminate the alternate engine program, and whether to approve, reject, or modify the administration's overall funding request for the F-35 program.
One element of large-scale educational assessment within each state is that state's alternate assessment system.
3 : every other : every second <We meet on alternate days.>
Dear Editor, The Government is not, as you claim, putting pressure on local authorities to move to alternate weekly collections for recyclable and non-recyclable waste (Brum will fight for weekly rubbish collection, Post March 17).