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"obverse" in British English

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obversenoun [U]

uk   /ˈɒb.vɜːs/  us   /ɑːbˈvɝːs/ formal
the other ​side of something: False ​humility and ​its obverse, ​arrogance, are ​equallyunpleasant. Of ​course, the obverse of the ​theory may also be ​true.
the obverse specialized the ​frontside of a ​coin that has the ​mainpicture on it
(Definition of obverse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “obverse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 对立面, 反面…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對立面, 反面…
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