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 Dictionary entry overview: What does alternately mean? 

  The adverb ALTERNATELY has 1 sense:

1. in an alternating sequence or position

  Familiarity information: ALTERNATELY used as an adverb is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


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In an alternating sequence or position

Context examples:

They were deglycerolized by alternately centrifuging and mixing / he planted fir and pine trees alternately


alternate (occurring by turns; first one and then the other)

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