anticlockwise

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anti- +‎ clock +‎ -wise

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌæntiˈklɒk.waɪz/
  • (US) enPR: ăn'tēkläkʹwīz, ăn'tīkläkʹwīz, IPA(key): /ˌæntiˈklɑkwaɪz/, /ˌæntaɪˈklɑkwaɪz/
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anticlockwise (not comparable)

  1. (Australia, New Zealand, UK, of movement) in a circular fashion so as to be moving to the left at the top of the circle and to the right at the bottom (when viewed from the front), in the opposite direction to the way the hands of an analogue clock move.

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anticlockwise (not comparable)

  1. (Australia, New Zealand, UK) In an anticlockwise fashion.

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Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 23:37