antipode definition by Webster's New World
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- anything diametrically opposite; exact opposite
antipode definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A direct or diametrical opposite: “We just sit and listen to the fullness of the quiet, as an antipode to focused busyness” (Kathryn A. Knox).
Origin: Back-formation from antipodes.