Pronunciation:  US [ɔlˈtɜrnətɪv] UK [ɔːlˈtɜː(r)nətɪv]
  • adj.Alternative; Non-traditional; Alternative
  • n.To choose things
  • WebReplacement items; Non-mainstream; One of the two

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