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contraclockwise

[ kon-truh-klok-wahyz ]
/ ˌkɒn trəˈklɒkˌwaɪz /
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adjective, adverb
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Origin of contraclockwise

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How to use contraclockwise in a sentence

  • The Bontoc Igorot dances in a circle, and he follows the circle contraclockwise.

    The Bontoc Igorot|Albert Ernest Jenks
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