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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Altern  \Al"tern\,  a.  [L.  alternus  fr  alter  another:  cf  F. 
  alterne.] 
  Acting  by  turns;  alternate.  --Milton. 
 
  {Altern  base}  (Trig.),  a  second  side  made  base,  in 
  distinction  from  a  side  previously  regarded  as  base. 




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