the other way round

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the other way round (not comparable)

  1. The same but with the mentioned things or people in reverse order or position.
    • 1979, Honor Tracy, The Ballad of Castle Reef, page 45
      At dinner Marigold had the Rector on her right and the Colonel on her left, Francis had their wives the other way round to avoid any signs of preference, …
  2. In reversed orientation.
    If it isn't working, try turning the battery the other way round.

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