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- adv. The same but with the things or people mentioned in reverse order.
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- adv. with the order reversed
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Leaving the tow bar behind — it would be easier to tow the Toyota with the Cadillac than the other way around — he locked up and retraced his route on foot, shambling along round-shouldered and thrust-jawed like a bad-tempered bear.
“It was the other way around in Cronley,” Tom told him.