• (n.) That which is reciprocal to another thing. • (a.) Reflexive; -- applied to pronouns and verbs, but sometimes limited to such pronouns as express mutual action. • (a.) Used to denote different kinds of mutual relation; often with reference to the substitution of reciprocals for given quantities. See the Phrases below. • (a...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/reciprocal/
1. Recurring in vicissitude; alternate. ... 2. Done by each to the other; interchanging or interchanged; given and received; due from each to each; mutual; as, reciprocal love; reciprocal duties. 'Let our reciprocal vows be remembered.' (Shak) ... 3. Mutually interchangeable. 'These two rules will render a definition reciprocal with the thing defin...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
concerning each of two or more persons or things; especially given or done in return; `reciprocal aid`; `reciprocal trade`; `mutual respect`; `reciprocal privileges at other clubs`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
A reciprocal is a linguistic structure that marks a particular kind of relationship between two noun phrases. In a reciprocal construction, each of the participants occupies both the role of agent and patient with respect to the other. For example, the English sentence `John and Mary cut each other`s hair`, contains a reciprocal s...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reciprocal_(grammar)
[ Latin reciprocus
; of unknown origin.] 1.
Recurring in vicissitude; alternate. 2.
Done by each to the other; interchanging or interchanged; given and received; due from each to each; mutual; as, reciprocal
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Re·cip'ro·cal noun 1.
That which is reciprocal to another thing. « Corruption is a reciprocal
to generation.» Bacon. 2. (Arith. & Alg.)
The quotient arising from dividing unity by any quantity; thus, ¼ is the reciprocal
of 4; ...
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A number that is made into a fraction. The reciprocal of 2 is 1/2.
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One of two numbers whose product is 1; two numbers are reciprocals of each other if their product equals 1.
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One over a given number; for example, the reciprocal of 4 is ¼.
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qualifies a two-terminal-pair network or an n-terminal-pair network having the property of reciprocity NOTE - A reciprocal two-terminal pair network is characterized by equality of the open-circuit transfer impedances or of the short-circuit transfer admittances.
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reciprocal 1. Something that is mutual or done in return; given or felt by each toward the other; mutual: 'We had a reciprocal respect for each other.' 2. Given, performed, felt, etc., in return; given or shown by each of two sides or people to the other. 3. Corresponding; matching; complementary; equivalent: 'We were able to have reciprocal privi...
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Result of dividing a given quantity into 1. Thus the reciprocal of 2 is 1/2; the reciprocal of 2/3 is 3/2; and the reciprocal of x2 is 1/x2 or x-2. Reciprocals are used to replace division by mult...
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The direction which is the direct opposite another, having a difference of 180degrees° from the original.
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[adj] - concerning each of two or more persons or things
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