Definitions for "Alternate"
Keywords:  singly, whorl, twig, bud, stem
Distributed, as leaves, singly at different heights of the stem, and at equal intervals as respects angular divergence.
One leaf attached at each node. See opposite and whorled.
(see: Leaf Configuration graphic.)
Applies to a prelims/finals meet. After the finalist are decided, the next two fastest swimmers are designated as alternates. The faster is named first alternate, while the other is named second alternate. If finalists cannot compete, the alternates are called to take their place, often on a moment's notice.
In a Prelims/Finals meet, after the finalist are decided, the next two fastest swimmers other than the finalist are designated as alternates. The faster of the 2 being first alternate and the next being second alternate.If a finalist cannot participate, the alternates are called to take their place, often on a moments notice.
Being or succeeding by turns; one following the other in succession of time or place; by turns first one and then the other; hence, reciprocal.
To perform by turns, or in succession; to cause to succeed by turns; to interchange regularly.
To happen, succeed, or act by turns; to follow reciprocally in place or time; -- followed by with; as, the flood and ebb tides alternate with each other.
A substitute; one designated to take the place of another, if necessary, in performing some duty.
Designates substitute versions for the document in which the link occurs. When used together with the lang attribute, it implies a translated version of the document. When used together with the media attribute, it implies a version designed for a different medium (or media).
a bid item that may be substituted for the primary base bid item of work
every second one of a series; "the cleaning lady comes on alternate Wednesdays"; "jam every other day"- the White Queen
Term used in Shelley database, refers to alternating panels of color, a different color or pattern, typically on Queen Anne, Dainty and less often Ludlow shapes.
be an understudy or alternate for a role
Someone who occasionally plays a role in a show in order to give the regular performer a rest. For example, a star might play a role six times a week, and her alternate plays the two matinees. Alternates are often retained for difficult parts. In the touring company of Falsettos that I saw some years ago, the part of Jason, the son, was played by two young boys who alternated performances over different evenings.
Keywords:  shovel, auger
an auger or a shovel
Keywords:  botany
a backup in case of injury etc
Also called "Alternate Starter." The car that just missed a transfer spot to the main event. In case a car that already qualified for the main event fails to start, the alternate can join the field and start the race.
Under this method, the ACRS deduction is computed using a straight-line percent and, in some cases, an optional longer recovery period.
Alternate is the biggest German hardware-deliverer, located in Linden (Hessen). The company sells its products through the internet. In Linden there is also a brick and mortar store.
Keywords:  nhl, team, roster, jerseys, fifth
a fifth player (who must be registered with the team on the team entry form
a member of the team, who plays with the team, practices with the team on a regular basis and will play in the tournament equally
a valuable asset to a team, make the most of these positions on your team roster and fill all the available spaces
An alternative to the base bid that provides for a change in the level of quality, or scope of the work specified in the base bid. This provides the owner with an option to modify the project by accepting or rejecting the alternate.
An alternative to a portion of the base bid designed into the bidding documents that provides for a change in the level of quality or scope of the work specified in the base bid. This provides the owner with a means to target a desired contract sum by accepting or rejecting alternates when reviewing bids received.
Keywords:  vicissitude, something
That which alternates with something else; vicissitude.
Keywords:  distichous, see
see distichous.
A service worker who supports and assists a trusted servant and in often considered "in training", but always stands ready to step in for the trusted servant.
A service worker who, at group, district or area level, assists, supports and participates in service responsibilities where feasible, depending on local autonomy and local needs.
A keyword used in #pragma ETPU_function statements to indicate Alternate Channel Encoding.
a person selected by a member of the Standards Committee to attend the meetings and act for him/her during an absence
A university employee who has been designated as a responsible officer for the financial administration of an account in the absence of the fiscal agent.
One chosen to act in place of another, in case of the absence or incapacity of that other.
Potential word match for a segment of ink. Alternates are generated by a recognizer and are based on acceptable matches of the ink or audio input against a dictionary, grammar set, or factoid. See "dictionary," "grammar set," "factoid." See also "candidate."
COLOR: A color matched to a verifiable O.E.M. color shift.
Keywords:  plumage, molts, breeding, birds, non
Non-breeding plumage in birds with 2-molts /year
Keywords:  stamens, petals
stamens alternate with the petals
used to describe arthroconidia in a chain separated by cells which break down to release the conidia
Keywords:  wildcard, see
See Wildcard
a Halloween voice changer that can be found at party supply stores
a volunteer like a commissioner but does not have voting rights except when a commission is absent and unable to vote on legislation
An airport nominated by a pilot if his aircraft can't land at its original landing site.
Designating the members in a series, which regularly intervene between the members of another series, as the odd or even numbers of the numerals; every other; every second; as, the alternate members 1, 3, 5, 7, etc. ; read every alternate line.
allowing a choice; "an alternative plan"
a dimension that occurs when a choice or incident happens and the two dimensions separate when the choice goes two different ways
reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)
To reverse direction at regular intervals in a circuit.
A person appointed to act on behalf of an owner (e.g. liquidator, property guardian).
Keywords:  mercury, arc, lamp, filter, source
a UV source, such as a mercury arc lamp, with a UV filter
exchange people temporarily to fulfill certain jobs and functions
a contractor registered under the same company as the primary contractor
A proportion derived from another proportion by interchanging the means.
One of two or more different layouts, or schemes, for the same project.
Person or organization named to receive your assets if the primary beneficiary dies before you do.
Keywords:  swing, forth, back, conditions, two
go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions
Keywords:  takes, place, another, someone, person
someone who takes the place of another person
one who takes the place of another
Keywords:  arms, change
To change between ie. change (alternate) arms