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alternately
1. Happening or following in turns; succeeding each other continuously: alternate seasons of the year.
2. Designating or relating to every other one of a series: alternate lines.
3. Serving or used in place of another; substitute: an alternate plan.
4. In botany: arranged singly at each node, as leaves or buds on different sides of a stem; arranged regularly between other parts, as stamens between petals.
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