ADJECTIVE | all | reciprocal, mutual | concerning each of two or more persons or things |
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all | reciprocal | of or relating to the multiplicative inverse of a quantity or function | |

NOUN | relation | reciprocal | something (a term or expression or concept) that has a reciprocal relation to something else |

relation | reciprocal, multiplicative inverse | (mathematics) one of a pair of numbers whose product is 1 | |

act | reciprocal, reciprocal cross | hybridization involving a pair of crosses that reverse the sexes associated with each genotype |

Sounds | rihsih'prahkahl | |
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Rhymes | abdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl... |

Meaning | Concerning each of two or more persons or things; especially given or done in return. | |
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Examples | - "
*reciprocal*aid" - "
*reciprocal*trade" - "
*reciprocal*privileges at other clubs"
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Synonym | mutual | |

Narrower | bilateral | affecting or undertaken by two parties |

correlative | Expressing a reciprocal or complementary relation | |

interactional, interactive | capable of acting on or influencing each other | |

reciprocative, reciprocatory | Moving alternately backward and forward | |

reciprocative, reciprocatory | Given or done or owed to each other | |

trilateral | Involving three parties | |

Opposite | nonreciprocal | not reciprocal |

Spanish | mutuo, recíproco | |

Catalan | mutu, recíproc | |

Nouns | reciprocality, reciprocity | a relation of mutual dependence or action or influence |

reciprocity | mutual exchange of commercial or other privileges | |

Adverbs | reciprocally | in an inverse or contrary manner |

reciprocally | in a mutual or shared manner | |

reciprocally | (often followed by 'for') in exchange or in reciprocation |

Meaning | Of or relating to the multiplicative inverse of a quantity or function. | |
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Example | "the reciprocal ratio of a:b is b:a" | |

Broader | inverse | Opposite in nature or effect or relation to another quantity |

Adverbs | inversely | in an inverse or contrary manner |

Meaning | Something (a term or expression or concept) that has a reciprocal relation to something else. | |
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Example | "risk is the reciprocal of safety" | |

Broader | reciprocality, reciprocity | A relation of mutual dependence or action or influence |

Spanish | inverso, recíproca | |

Catalan | recíproca |

Meaning | (mathematics) one of a pair of numbers whose product is 1: the reciprocal of 2/3 is 3/2; the multiplicative inverse of 7 is 1/7. | |
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Synonym | multiplicative inverse | |

Category | mathematics, math, maths | A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement |

Broader | inverse, opposite | Something inverted in sequence or character or effect |

Catalan | invers multiplicatiu |

Meaning | hybridization involving a pair of crosses that reverse the sexes associated with each genotype. | |
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Synonym | reciprocal cross | |

Broader | hybridization, hybridisation, crossbreeding, crossing, cross, interbreeding, hybridizing | (genetics) the act of mixing different species or varieties of animals or plants and thus to produce hybrids |

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