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English definition of “inverse”
/ɪnˈvɜrs/, /ˈɪn·vɜrs/ adj [not gradable]
› changing in an opposite direction in relation to something else, esp. an amount: in inverse proportion an inverse relationship inversely
/ɪnˈvɜrs·li/, /ˈɪnˌvɜrs-/ adv [not gradable] › By and large, your ability to cope with change varies inversely with age.