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antipodes

an·tip·o·des

antipodes

 
 
pronunciation:
aen tI p diz
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part of speech: plural noun
definition: places directly opposite each other on the surface of the earth, as the North Pole and the South Pole.
The imaginary line between any two points that are antipodes is a diameter of the Earth.
derivation: antipodean (adj.)
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