one or the other

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Definition of one or the other

: one of two persons or things but not the other One or the other of us will have to go.

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“One or the other.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/one%20or%20the%20other. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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