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[koun-ter-klok-wahyz] /ˌkaʊn tərˈklɒkˌwaɪz/

adjective, adverb
in a direction opposite to that of the normal rotation of the hands of a clock; not .
adverb, adjective
(US & Canadian) in the opposite direction to the rotation of the hands of a clock Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) anticlockwise
adj., adv.

1870, also counter-clockwise; from counter- + clockwise.


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