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Definition of "anticlockwise" []

  • Counterclockwise. (adverb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "anticlockwise" in a sentence
  • "Proof that money could turn the world on its head and make it spin anticlockwise."
  • "But it would jiggle clockwise and anticlockwise a bit because of random thermal noise."
  • "Hurricanes and tropical storms spin clockwise in the southern hemisphere (as opposed to anticlockwise in the northern hemisphere) due to the Coriolis effect."