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countertype

[koun-ter-tahyp] /ˈkaʊn tərˌtaɪp/
noun
1.
a corresponding type.
2.
an opposite type.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; counter- + type
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British Dictionary definitions for countertype

countertype

/ˈkaʊntəˌtaɪp/
noun
1.
an opposite type
2.
a corresponding type
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