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reciprocal
rɪ'sɪprəkəl
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Of or relating to the multiplicative inverse of a quantity or function.
  2. Concerning each of two or more persons or things; especially given or done in return.
(名) As a noun
  1. Hybridization involving a pair of crosses that reverse the sexes associated with each genotype.
  2. One of a pair of numbers whose product is 1: the reciprocal of 2/3 is 3/2; the multiplicative inverse of 7 is 1/7.
  3. Something (a term or expression or concept) that has a reciprocal relation to something else.
Hyphenationre•cip•ro•cal
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun
Matching Results
互惠hùhuìmutual benefit; mutually beneficial; reciprocal
相互xiānghùeach other; mutual
相应xiāngyìngto correspond; answering (one another); to agree (among the part); corresponding; relevant; appropriate; (modify) accordingly
倒数dàoshǔto count backwards (from 10 down to 0); to count down; from the bottom (lines on a page); from the back (rows of seats)
倒数dàoshù, dàoshǔ (Tw)inverse number; reciprocal (math.)
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