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alternate adj

  1. alternate
    el sustituto

Translation Matrix for alternate:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
sustituto alternate delegate; deputy; replacement; reserve; spare; spare part; stand-in; substitute; substitute product; temporary helper
- replacement; surrogate
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- flip; flip-flop; interchange; jump; switch; tack; take turns; understudy
AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- alternating; alternative; substitute; variable
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- alternating; varying
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
sustituto acting; ad interim; deputy; substitute; temporary

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Related Definitions for "alternate":

  1. occurring by turns; first one and then the other1
  2. every second one of a series1
    • the cleaning lady comes on alternate Wednesdays1
  3. of leaves and branches etc; first on one side and then on the other in two ranks along an axis; not paired1
    • stems with alternate leaves1
  4. serving or used in place of another1
    • an alternative plan1
  5. someone who takes the place of another person1
  6. do something in turns1
  7. go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions1
  8. reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)1
  9. be an understudy or alternate for a role1
  10. exchange people temporarily to fulfill certain jobs and functions1

Wiktionary Translations for alternate:

  1. to happen, succeed, or act by turns
  2. to perform by turns
  1. other; alternative
  2. being or succeeding by turns
  1. substitute

Cross Translation:
alternate alternar alterneren — elkaar afwisselen
alternate alternar afwisselen — om en om plaatsvinden
alternate distico distichBotanik, Phyllotaxis: in zwei einander gegenüberliegenden Zeilen angeordnet (ein Blatt pro Nodus)
alternate alternar alterner — Faire successivement et tour à tour une même chose en parlant de deux personnes.

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