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the Antipodes

view main entry for the AntipodesBritish  /ænˈtɪpəˌdiːz/
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Antipodean

  /ænˌtɪpəˈdiːən/  adjective
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Antipodean

  /ænˌtɪpəˈdiːən/  noun [countable]
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AntipodeanAntipodeans British English pronunciation: AntipodeanClick to listen to the pronunciation of the Antipodes /ænˌtɪpəˈdiːən/  noun [countable]InflectionssingularAntipodeanpluralAntipodeansWords for people according to the part of the world they come from: Aboriginal, Aborigine, Afghan, Afghanistani, African, African American, African Caribbean, Afrikaner, Afro-Caribbean, allophone

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