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reciprocaladjective

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

reciprocalnoun [C]

 /rɪˈsɪp·rə·kəl/
  • reciprocal noun [C] (NUMBER)

mathematics a number that when multiplied by another number results in 1
(Definition of reciprocal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"reciprocal" in Business English

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reciprocaladjective

uk   us   /rɪˈsɪprəkəl/ formal
involving two people or organizations who agree to help each other by behaving in the same way or by giving each other similar advantages: a reciprocal arrangement/agreement/relationship We have agreed to exchange information about our two companies, but strictly on a reciprocal basis.
reciprocally
adverb
We aim to establish reciprocally profitable relations.
(Definition of reciprocal from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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