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- n. A measure taken to correct an action or situation; movement in the opposite direction.
- n. The movement of dancers around a central point. From Contrapasso (IT)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A contrary method of procedure; opposite course of action.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An opposite step or procedure.
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Khotanese move against Kashgar and the Qarakhanid counterstep against Khotan must also be evaluated within that context