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1. alternate (v.)

go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions

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2. alternate (adj.)

every second one of a series

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3. alternate (adj.)

serving or used in place of another

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4. alternate (adj.)

occurring by turns; first one and then the other

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5. alternate (v.)

exchange people temporarily to fulfill certain jobs and functions

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6. alternate (v.)

reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)

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7. alternate (n.)

someone who takes the place of another person

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8. alternate (v.)

be an understudy or alternate for a role

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9. alternate (v.)

do something in turns

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10. alternate (adj.)

of leaves and branches etc; first on one side and then on the other in two ranks along an axis; not paired

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