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alternative
used in Murder On The Orient Express

4 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
an alternative plan
Definition
something available as another possibility
  • The man may be disguised as a woman, or, alternatively, he may actually be a woman.
    2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 — Summary of the Passengers' Evidence (73% in)
  • That gives us a choice of alternatives.
    2.13 — Part 2 Chapter 13 — Summary of the Passengers' Evidence (72% in)

There are no more uses of "alternative" flagged with this meaning in Murder On The Orient Express.

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?  —2 uses
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  • But I will put before you an alternative theory.
    3.9 — Part 3 Chapter 9 — Poirot Propounds Two Solutions (9% in)
  • Is there any other alternative?
    3.3 — Part 3 Chapter 3 — Certain Suggestive Points (77% in)

There are no more uses of "alternative" in Murder On The Orient Express.

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