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Definitions for antipodean
-ˈdi ənan·tipodean

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. antipodal, antipodeanadjective

    relating to the antipodes or situated at opposite sides of the earth

    "antipodean latitudes"; "antipodal regions of the earth"; "antipodal points on a sphere"


  1. antipodeannoun

    An inhabitant of the antipodes.

  2. antipodeanadjective

    diametrically opposed

  3. antipodeanadjective

    relating to the antipodes, or situated at opposite sides of the Earth

  4. antipodeanadjective

    of, or pertaining to, Australia or New Zealand


  1. antipodean

    Antipodean refers to something that is directly opposite or diametrically opposed to something else, particularly referring to places on the globe that are directly opposite each other. It's also often used more specifically to describe things from Australia or New Zealand, as these locations are perceived as being 'down under' or opposite to countries in the Northern Hemisphere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Antipodeanadjective

    pertaining to the antipodes, or the opposite side of the world; antipodal

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of antipodean in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of antipodean in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  • Gegenfüßler, antipodisch, AntipodeGerman
  • antípodasSpanish
  • vastakkainen, antipodinen, vastapäinenFinnish
  • antipodeanFrench
  • AntipodeanRomanian
  • антиподный, новозеландский, австралийский, диаметрально противоположныйRussian

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    (used of persons) bound to a tract of land; hence their service is transferable from owner to owner
    A contiguous
    B adscripted
    C defiant
    D ectomorphic

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