(of a current) reversing direction
occurring by turns; first one and then the other
"alternating feelings of love and hate"
Having a planar diagram whose crossings alternate between "over" and "under" as one travels along the knot.
Having terms that alternate between positive and negative.
The numerical value of alternating in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of alternating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of alternating in a Sentence
They conceived it as not just having new systems on board, but alternating the shape of the hull and how it was going to move through the water, that was truly revolutionary.
The inside of the building has travel lanes alternating with safe lanes, where people are able to stand and look at the cars as they come by.
We've got a contract in place (with Hockenheim), we just have to amend the years of the contract. It was alternating with Nuerburgring so we'll just take that out.
It uses alternating electric fields with rays that are placed directly on the scalp which works to kill tumor cells in a different way than surgery obviously, and in a different way than chemotherapy or radiation.
Listening is a magnetic and strange thing, a creative force. When we really listen to people there is an alternating current, and this recharges us so that we never get tired of each other. We are constantly being re-created.
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- знакопроменлив, редуващ се, променливBulgarian
- alternante, alternativo, alternoSpanish
- vuoro, vuorottainen, vuorotteleva, vaihto, vaihteleva, vaihtuvaFinnish
- alternatif, alternantFrench
- alternante, alternatoItalian
- попеременный, чередующийся, переменныйRussian
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