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anticlockwise

[an-ti-klok-wahyz] /ˌæn tɪˈklɒkˌwaɪz/
adjective, adverb, Chiefly British
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; anti- + clockwise
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British Dictionary definitions for anticlockwise

anticlockwise

/ˌæntɪˈklɒkˌwaɪz/
adverb, adjective
1.
in the opposite direction to the rotation of the hands of a clock US equivalent counterclockwise
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