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vice versa

adverb  us   /vɑɪs ˈvɜr·sə, ˌvɑɪ·sə ˈvɜr-/
(of an opposite) being also true: With this software, descriptions can replace names and vice versa.
Translations of “vice versa”
in Vietnamese ngược lại…
in Spanish viceversa…
in Thai ในทางกลับกัน…
in Malaysian begitu juga sebaliknya…
in French vice versa…
in German umgekehrt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 反過來也一樣,反之亦然…
in Indonesian sebaliknya…
in Russian наоборот…
in Turkish aksine, tersine, ya da aksine…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反过来也一样,反之亦然…
in Polish na odwrót, vice versa…
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