What is the adverb for alternatives?

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  1. In reciprocal succession; succeeding by turns; in alternate order.
  2. (mathematics) By alternation; when, in a proportion, the antecedent term is compared with antecedent, and consequent.
  3. (proscribed) alternatively
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  5. Examples:
    1. “The ship's machine shop was occupied alternately by everyone airbrushing the paint onto their armor for the next six hours.”
      “It began hopping in my direction, both pairs of wings alternately moving up and down.”
      “The play is written in verse which varies between alternately rhyming quatrains and stanzaic form, the effect being lyric rather than dramatic.”
  1. in an alternative way
  2. (conjunctive) Used to link a pair of possibilities
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  4. Examples:
    1. “Get real, I say, and properly punish these people or alternatively disqualify them from driving if they can't pay.”
      “The Parliament may, alternatively, within three months propose amendments by an absolute majority of its component members.”
      “In fact, they are scheming and cheating to get through it, or alternatively, are depressed and dissatisfied.”
  1. In an alternating manner; taking turns.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “The dialogue alternatingly sparkles or darkens as various nooses, comic or otherwise, steadily tighten.”
      “Toad the Wet Sprocket, an alternative rock band formed in 1986 and known for its alternatingly enthusiastic and haunting alternative rock, still gets together for reunions.”
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