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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner of interweaving elements.

Usage examples (24)
  • A composer and singer of songs, and -- "contrapuntally," as he would explain -- Anthony Craford's housemate, monitor, land-agent, and man of business.
  • Daily, Google can move contrapuntally to the market, too.
  • It performs contrapuntally to the price of oil futures and gasoline at the pumps.
  • My carefully-chosen expatriate existence, yearning contrapuntally as I sometimes do for the deep, cold coniferous forests of my youth. for more
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