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The term backwards is the 12.171th most frequent word in English and appears 5.988 times within reference text. The part of speech is adverb. The syllabication is back¬∑wards. There follow sample usages of the word in full sentences: "This helps to keep backwards compatibility with previous versions ..."¹ "... parachutes pyrotechnics was installed backwards."² "... driving the chemical reaction backwards."³ Rotated its written sdrawkcab. The term is rhyming on polewards, sidewards und awards. The according MD5 checksum is 8213b28f66cd9bc02a815c12963c9485 and the SHA1 hash is c1d90f6ed95de8b2f849cb8fba9cb0695ea047bb. The T9 representation 222592737 accords this term.

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word name: backwards

part of speech: adverb

other word forms: backward

substitutes: rearward backward back rearwards

typical left word neighbours: spelled step forwards bent falling leaning falls

typical right word neighbours: compatibility compatible slamming flipping forwards dropping z

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The named terms possess an equal prefix:

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