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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 an·oth·er /əˈnʌðɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 an·oth·er pron. & a.
 1. One more, in addition to a former number; a second or additional one, similar in likeness or in effect.
    Another yet! -- a seventh! I 'll see no more.   --Shak.
    Would serve to scale another Hero's tower.   --Shak.
 2. Not the same; different.
    He winks, and turns his lips another way.   --Shak.
 3. Any or some; any different person, indefinitely; any one else; some one else.
    Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth.   --Prov. xxvii. 2.
    While I am coming, another steppeth down before me.   --John v. 7.
 Note:As a pronoun another may have a possessive another's, pl. others, poss. pl. other'. It is much used in opposition to one; as, one went one way, another another. It is also used with one, in a reciprocal sense; as, “love one another,” that is, let each love the other or others. “These two imparadised in one another's arms.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: distinctly separate from the first; "that's another (or
             different) issue altogether" [syn: another(a), different]
      2: one more or an added; "another chance"; "another cup of
         coffee"; "an additional piece of pie" [syn: another(a),
      3: any of various alternatives; some other; "put it off to
         another (or some other) day" [syn: another(a), some