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Wet days alternated with dry ones.
Lay the shapes on the fabric, alternating the colours.
The course allows students to alternate work with education.
She alternated blues and gospel songs throughout the evening.
The White House has alternated between tough talk and silence.
This is the British English definition of alternate. View American English definition of alternate.
the part of a church where the priests and choir sit during a religious ceremony
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