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obverse

noun [U] uk   /ˈɒb.vɜːs/  us   /ɑːbˈvɝːs/ formal
the other side of something: False humility and its obverse, arrogance, are equally unpleasant. Of course, the obverse of the theory may also be true.
Synonym
the obverse specialized the front side of a coin that has the main picture on it
Translations of “obverse”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對立面, 反面…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对立面, 反面…
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