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countertype

[ koun-ter-tahyp ]
/ ˈkaʊn tərˌtaɪp /
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noun
a corresponding type.
an opposite type.
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Origin of countertype

First recorded in 1615–25; counter- + type
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British Dictionary definitions for countertype

countertype
/ (ˈkaʊntəˌtaɪp) /

noun
an opposite type
a corresponding type
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