There are 3 translations of alternate in Spanish:

alternate1

adj

(before n) /ˈɔːltərnət; ɔːlˈtɜːnət/
  • 1.1 (every second) she works alternate Tuesdays trabaja un martes sí y otro no we cook on alternate evenings cocinamos una noche cada uno write on alternate lines escriba dejando un renglón por medio
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    • Every second window has been screwed closed, with alternate windows to be opened periodically to aerate the interior.
    • My second and third exercises are dumbbell preacher curls and seated alternate dumbbell curls, and again I supinate or pronate appropriately.
    • My father took me to the Marina every alternate day and buried me hip deep in the sand.
    1.2 (happening by turns) alterno alternate depression and elation períodos alternos de depresión y euforia
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    • The former Turk deftly slid in front of me, eyes shadowed, face thrown into alternate patterns of light and dark.
    • The behaviors of binging and then purging are often performed in secrecy, and are accompanied by alternate feelings of shame followed by relief.
    • The alternate North and South checkerboard pattern widen the blood vessels to increase blood circulation to the affected area and increase lymphatic flow.
    1.3 [Bot] [leaves/flowers] alterno
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    • Ulmus pumila is a woody species with monopodial branching and alternate leaves.
    • The upright stems have many, alternate, pinnately compound leaves with sharply toothed or lacerate leaflets.
    • Although the shapes of mums vary depending on their species, they usually have stems sporting multi-branches with alternate leaves.
    1.4 [Math] [angles] alterno 1.5 (AmE) alternative1 1

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Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 3 translations of alternate in Spanish:

alternate2

vt

/ˈɔːltərneɪt; ˈɔːltəneɪt/

vi

/ˈɔːltərneɪt; ˈɔːltəneɪt/
  • alternar he alternated between hope and despair oscilaba entre la esperanza y la desesperación
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    • Individuals were assayed in an alternating fashion to correct for any fluctuations in environmental conditions over the course of the day.
    • Back then it was just Ben and Dale forever in their twenties, driving always down country roads in old trucks, alternating between rage and wild openness.
    • The zebra's coat alternates in contrasting areas of light and dark pigmentation.

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 3 translations of alternate in Spanish:

alternate3

n

/ˈɔːltərnət; ɔːlˈtɜːnət/

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.