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Main Entry: 1back·ward
Pronunciation: primarystressbak-wschward
Variant(s): or back·wards /-wschwardz/
Function: adverb
1 : toward the back <look backward>
2 : with the back first <ride backward>
3 : opposite to the usual way : in reverse <count backward>
4 : toward a worse state

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