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counter-

prefix uk   /kaʊn.tə/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
opposing or as a reaction to something: a counterattack (= an attack on someone who has attacked you)
Translations of “counter-”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反,逆…
in Russian контр-, противо-…
in Turkish ter-, tersine-, ter yönde-…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反,逆…
in Polish przeciw-, kontr-…
(Definition of counter- prefix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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