diametrically opposite

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Definition of diametrically opposite

: completely different They grew up in diametrically opposite environments.

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“Diametrically opposite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diametrically%20opposite. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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