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alternate

verb /ˈoːltəneit/
to use, do etc by turns, repeatedly, one after the other
alternar
Her mood alternates between highs and lows He tried to alternate red and yellow tulips along the path as he planted them.
alternately /-ˈtəːnət-/ adverb
alternativamente, ahora … ahora…
She felt alternately hot and cold.
alternating /ˈoːltəˌneitiŋ/ adjective
Alternando
alternating strong and weak beats.
alternation noun
alternancia
the alternation of night and day.
(Definition of alternate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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