opposite

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any of various deciduous or evergreen ornamental shrubs of the genus Abelia having opposite simple leaves and cymes of small white or pink or purplish flowers; Asia and Mexico abelia
deter's opposite abet
promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar; one of the Pillars of Hercules Abila , Abyla , Jebel Musa
change that is completely opposite about-face
from one side to its opposite across
absorption, opposite adsorption
any plant of the genus Ageratum having opposite leaves and small heads of blue or white flowers ageratum
homeopathy, opposite of allopathy
perpendicular distance from the base of a geometric figure to opposite vertex (or side if parallel) altitude
stationary opposite ambulant , ambulatory , migratory
stage of meiosis or mitosis when chromosomes move toward opposite ends of the nuclear spindle anaphase
muscular action of the alimentary tract in a direction opposite to peristalsis anastalsis
cathode's opposite anode
point opposite in direction from the solar apex; the point the solar system is moving away from antapex
rotor consisting of a rotating airfoil on the tail of a single-rotor helicopter; keeps the helicopter from spinning in the direction opposite to the rotation of the main rotor anti-torque rotor , tail rotor
anagram that means the opposite of the original word or phrase antigram
particle that has the same mass as another particle but has opposite values for its other properties; interaction of a particle and its antiparticle results in annihilation and the production of radiant energy antiparticle
use of a word in a sense opposite to its normal sense (especially in irony) antiphrasis
directly opposite antipodal
exact opposite antipode
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