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Definition of the adjective counterclockwise

What does counterclockwise mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. in the direction opposite to the rotation of the hands of a clock

Definition of the adverb counterclockwise

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

adverb

  1. in a direction opposite to the direction in which the hands of a clock move
    • example: please move counterclockwise in a circle!
    • synonym of counterclockwise: anticlockwise
    • antonym of counterclockwise: clockwise

Alternative definition of the adverb counterclockwise

adverb

  1. [US] In the direction of rotation opposite from clockwise.

Music

  1. "Counterclockwise" is a musical album of Bobby Previte & Bump.
    • released in (13 years ago)
  2. "Counterclockwise" is a musical album of Uphill Work.
    • released on (7 years ago)
  3. "Counterclockwise" is a composition.

Writings

"Counterclockwise" is a book by Roger L. Conlee.

  • genre: Speculative fiction
  • copyright: 2006-12-05

Phrases with Counterclockwise

  1. counterclockwise rotation
  2. Counterclockwise Nipple Cactus

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Counterclockwise

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, Second Edition (2012)

by S. George Philander

A tornado will rotate counterclockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere. The direction of rotation may seem counterintuitive, however, because wind flows to the right in the Northern Hemisphere, one ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change (2008)

by S. George Philander

A tornado will rotate counterclockwise in the Northern Hemisphere and clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere. The direction of rotation may seem counterintuitive, however, because wind flows to the right in the Northern Hemisphere, one ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors, Second Edition - 3 Volume Set (2006)

by Informa Healthcare, Waldemar Karwowski

TABLE 5 Recommended Control Directional Movements Action Desired Control Movement Turn on Turn off Up, right, forward, press inward, clockwise Down, left, rearward, pull outward, counterclockwise Turn or move right Right, clockwise ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Wicca & Witchcraft (2000)

by Raven Grimassi

WIDDERSHINS is a term indicating a counterclockwise movement. In its earliest form the word meant ...

Google previewDictionary of Chemistry (2014)

by Andrew Hunt

The counterclockwise rule predicts that ...

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2014)

Volume 16: Sports and Recreation by Harvey H. Jackson III

When performing in a group setting, dancers would usually step juba in a counterclockwise circle, with both the words and the steps in a conversational, call-and-response form; the dancing relied on improvisation, low-step shuffling, and ...

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (2009)

by Ari Ben-Menahem

90° Counterclockwise rotation (-Ri) 180° Counterclockwise rotation (_R2) 270° Counterclockwise rotation (-R3) Reflection through horizontal axis (H) Reflection through vertical axis (V] Reflection through diagonal joining corners ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Native American Music of North America (2013)

by Elaine Keillor, Tim Archambault, John M. H. Kelly

At this event, leaders sing the hupia and lead the participants in a counterclockwise procession to the chosen dance ground. That location must have a pine nut or aspen tree at its center. After prayers the participants must purify themselves ...

Google previewDictionary of Mathematics (1999)

by John Stephen Berry

To specify the direction of the moment we use the terms clockwise or counterclockwise. Counterclockwise moments are taken as positive and clockwise moments are taken as negative. counterclockwise moment O clockwise moment The ...

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Small photo of Tower of the Jewish Town Hall, with its clock whose hands turn counterclockwise, according to the Hebrew script.Small photo of MECCA - JULY 21 : A crowd of pilgrims circumabulate (tawaf) Kaaba on July 21, 2016 in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Pilgrims circumambulate the Kaaba seven times in counterclockwise direction.Small photo of MECCA - JULY 21 : A crowd of pilgrims circumabulate (tawaf) Kaaba on July 21, 2016 in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Pilgrims circumambulate the Kaaba seven times in counterclockwise direction.Small photo of Zanzibar yam is herbaceous vine that twines counterclockwise and can reach and grasp supporting a tree. It produces large bat-like shaped leaves in the wild.Small photo of Pink mobile smart phone mock up slightly counterclockwise rotated with blank screen isolated on white background. You can use this smartphone mock-up for your web project or UI design presentation.Small photo of Gold mobile smartphone mock-up slightly counterclockwise rotated with blank screen isolated on white background. You can use this smart phone mockup for your web-project or UI-design presentation.Small photo of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. - December 8, 2009 ; Tawaf is one of the Islamic rituals of pilgrimage. During the Hajj and Umrah, Muslims are to go around the Kaaba 7 times, in a counterclockwise direction. More...

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Scrabble value of C3O1U1N1T1E1R1C3L1O1C3K5W4I1S1E1

The value of this 16-letter word is 29 points. Since it has more than 15 letters, it can be played on Super Scrabble board only.

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