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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alternate  \Al"ter*nate\  (?;  277),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Alternated};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Alternating}.]  [L.  alternatus 
  p.  p.  of  alternare  See  {Altern}.] 
  To  perform  by  turns,  or  in  succession;  to  cause  to  succeed  by 
  turns;  to  interchange  regularly. 
 
  The  most  high  God,  in  all  things  appertaining  unto  this 
  life,  for  sundry  wise  ends  alternates  the  disposition 
  of  good  and  evil.  --Grew. 




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