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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 security source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / that a civilian was killed and 10 others wounded when two IEDs alternately exploded, first military in the Askari district and the second in the blacksmiths market in the district of Tuz east of Tikrit.
In the single-letter analogue of Silverman's game, players draw alternately from a stockpile of nine different letters; the first to select the letters forming one of a specified list of nine words is the winner.
This book explains how Good Times and Sanford and Son can be, alternately, stereotypical African American images and powerful, culturally authentic statements.
The TandemMould System, a special stack-molding configuration in which each parting line operates alternately in overlapping cycles, has a new feature to trim hot-runner costs.
Meetings of the club will be held alternately at Newi and at Airbus UK's Broughton site.
Alternately, for any mailing that goes out September or later, a good deadline date is December 23.
The press is engineered with two hydraulic injectors that alternately shoot different elastomer materials into the mold.
A method of swinging on a swing is disclosed, in which a user positioned on a standard swing suspended by two chains from a substantially horizontal tree branch induces side-to-side motion by pulling alternately on one chain and then the other.
Opening in a serene, almost mystical, manner, the work features a chain of sonorities that alternately rise and fall over a long pedal point in A-flat major.
Alternately, Genmab will retain the right to continue to develop and potentially commercialize the antibody and would pay milestone fees and royalties to Immunex.
Although much of the work will be familiar to cognoscenti who could be selective in their navigation, for the layman, the smorgasbord of images and sensations will alternately baffle and entice as yet another example of wacky Japanese culture.
Streamlining with flutter kick, using both arms and breathing alternately every third stroke (right-stroke-stroke-left, 25-50 yards).