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reciprocal

adjective  /rɪˈsɪp·rə·kəl/ fml us  
operating for both, esp. equally or to a similar degree: They share a truly reciprocal relationship. Note: said about two people or things

reciprocal

noun [C] /rɪˈsɪp·rə·kəl/

reciprocal noun [C] (NUMBER)

mathematics a number that when multiplied by another number results in 1
Translations of “reciprocal”
in Spanish Recíproco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相互的, 互惠的, 報答的…
in Russian взаимный, обоюдный…
in Turkish karşılıklı, iki taraflı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 相互的, 互惠的, 报答的…
in Polish wzajemny, obopólny…
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