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Alternatively is a member of the word family alternative, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.

Definition of the adverb alternatively

What does alternatively mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. in place of, or as an alternative to
    • example: alternatively we could buy a used car
    • synonyms of alternatively: instead / or else

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Google previewLexicon and Grammar (2001)

The English Syntacticon by Joseph E. Emonds

A syntactic feature F canonically associated in UG with category B can be alternatively realized in a closed class grammatical morpheme under X0, provided X 0 is the lexical head of a sister of B/'. AR allows a morpheme under a head X0 to ...

Google previewBailliere's Midwives' Dictionary E-Book (2012)

by Denise Tiran

PRESSURE SUPRABUBICALLY ENTERVAGINA – INTERNAL ROTATION REMOVE POSTERIORARM ROLL MOTHER OVER AND TRY AGAIN Alternatively, mother can adopt all-fours position (Gaskin manoeuvre), if posterior shoulder is ...

Google previewDreamMoods. Com: What's in Your Dream? - an A to Z Dream Dictionary (2010)

by Michael Vigo

Alternatively, it represents aspects of yourself that you need to discard and get rid of. Mosaic To see a mosaic in your dream, represents the various aspects and components that make up life as a whole. You need to consider things from a ...

Google previewThe Canadian Dictionary of ASL (2002)

by Carole Sue Bailey, Kathy Dolby, Hilda Marian Campbell, Canadian Cultural Society of the Deaf

(Alternatively. OWL may be fingerspelled.) SIGN #2 [PRAIRIE]: Edge of crooked forefinger of vertical right 'X' hand, palm facing left, is placed on the nose and is twisted downward slightly. Movement may be repeated. (Alternatively, OWL may ...

Google previewDictionary of Applied Math for Engineers and Scientists (2002)

by Emma Previato

Alternatively, the term can be used with the amount ofphotons (molor its equivalent Einstein), the SI unit then being mols−1. photon fluence, H0pH0pH0p The integral of the amount of all photons (quanta) which traverse a small, transparent, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Neuropsychological Disorders (2011)

by Arthur MacNeill Horton, Jr., EdD, ABPP, ABPN, Chad A. Noggle, PhD, ABN, Raymond S. Dean, PhD, ABPP, ABN, ABPdN

Alternatively, the hypoxic group was impaired at reversal, ...

Google previewDictionary of American Family Names (2003)

3-Volume Set by Patrick Hanks

Alternatively, it may be a habitational name from any of various places named Tâche or La Tâche, for example in Charente-Maritime and Vienne. 2. Romanian: unexplained. GIVEN NAMES French ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)

Alternatively, the vector DNA may be transfected into a retroviral vector ' packaging cell' that permanently expresses viral structural proteins from É- negative mRNAs. In either case, the transfected cells will produce retroviral particles that ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2008)

by Manfred Schwab

Alternatively, signaling moieties of downstream kinases like lck can be used as activation domains in chimeric TCRs. Expressed in cytotoxic T lymphocytes (> CTLs), crosslinking of the chimeric receptor by antigen engagement initiates T cell ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Epidemiology (2014)

by Miquel Porta

Alternatively, confounding that dilutes, underestimates, obscures, or attenuates ( rather than overestimates) the estimated effect of an exposure on an outcome. These alternative definitions coincide for adverse causal factors but are opposites ...

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Drink (2005)

An A-Z of Alcoholic Beverages by Ned Halley

Alternatively, over ice stir 2 parts dry gin, 1 sloe gin, 3 dashes grenadine. Strain. As a further alternative, into a liqueur glass, pouring carefully to avoid mixing ingredients, put 1 part grenadine, 1 maraschino, 1 blue curaçao. Uza, Clos d' United ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Philosophy (2009)

by Michael Proudfoot, A.R. Lacey

It seems no better tosay, alternatively,thatthe gapis filled by achain of infinitely ...

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Alternatively Meaning

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Italy is definitely where I feel most at home, or alternatively, living in total wilderness, in the bush in Australia. (Noah Taylor)
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Scrabble value of A1L1T1E1R1N1A1T1I1V4E1L1Y4

The value of this 13-letter word is 19 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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