• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Alternat A usage, among diplomats, of rotation in precedence among representatives of equal rank, sometimes determined by lot and at other times in regular order. The practice obtains in the signing of treaties and conventions between nations.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n alternat Rotation; specifically, in diplomacy, a practice in accordance with which several states, in order to preserve the equality between them, take each in turn the first place, as, for example, in the signing of treaties.
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The poem "White Horse" by Maryville resident Linda Freemyer recently appeared in the 2012 edition of Great Poets Across America, an anthology of work penned by amateur writers produced by the alternat.

In science:

Whether can the observer in the world where «the grandfather has not killed» discover the alternat ive world at least in principle, using quantum correlat ions between the worlds? Similarly to "paradox of the Schrodinger cat" he cannot because of the same reasons, as in usual quantum mechanics .
The Universal Arrow of Time III-IV:(Part III) Nonquantum gravitation theory (Part IV) Quantum gravitation theory
K´etf´ele param´eter-halmazt haszn´altam: az egyik megegyezik a r´acsszimul´aci´okban hasz´alttal, a m´asik az al´abbiakban kifejt´esre ker¨ul˝o alternat´ıv perturbat´ıv megk¨ozel´ıt´es´evel .
Az elektrogyenge f\'azis\'atmenet (The electroweak phase transition)
For the case of orientable atoms (alternatible knots) this homology theory coincides with the one constructed in [Ma2].
Khovanov homology for virtual links with arbitrary coefficients
Introduction In electronic structure calculat ions of mo lecules, the Slater type orbitals (STO) and complete orthonormal sets of  -exponential type orbitals (  -ETO) are viable alternat ive to Gaussian type orbitals (GTO).
Expansion formulae for one- and two-center charge densities over complete orthonormal sets of exponential type orbitals and their use in evaluation of multicenter-multielectron integrals