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English definition of “converse”

converse

noun     /ˈkɒn.vɜːs/ /kənˈvɜːs/ US  /ˈkɑːn.vɝːs/ /kənˈvɝːs/
the converse [S] the opposite: In the US, you drive on the right-hand side of the road, but in Britain the converse applies. However, the converse of this theory may also be true.Opposites
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