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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Alternately  \Al*ter"nate*ly\,  adv 
  1.  In  reciprocal  succession;  succeeding  by  turns;  in 
  alternate  order 
 
  2.  (Math.)  By  alternation;  when  in  a  proportion,  the 
  antecedent  term  is  compared  with  antecedent,  and 
  consequent. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  alternately 
  adv  :  in  an  alternating  sequence  or  position;  "They  were 
  deglycerolized  by  alternately  centrifuging  and  mixing"; 
  "he  planted  fir  and  pine  trees  alternately" 




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