in reverse order

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Definition of in reverse order

: from the end to the beginning : so that what is first becomes last and what is last becomes first The movie tells the story of her life in reverse order. Let's have our meal in reverse order—dessert first!

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“In reverse order.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20reverse%20order. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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