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English definition of “anti-clockwise”

anti-clockwise

adjective, adverb   /ˌæntiˈklɒkwaɪz/ UK (US counterclockwise)
in the opposite direction from the way the hands (= parts that point to the numbers) of a clock move: Turn the knob anti-clockwise.
(Definition of anti-clockwise adjectiveadverb from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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