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counter

Part of speech: Noun

One who, or that which, reckons or serves to keep an account; a shop table; as, the counter in a store; a blow given in trying to ward off a blow; the leather that strengthens the heel of a shoe.

Part of speech: Verb

In boxing, to give a return blow while trying to escape a blow.

Part of speech: Adverb

Contrary; adverse; in an opposite direction; as, to go counter to advice: pr efix, contrary; opposite; as, counter- evidence, evidence opposing other evidence.

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