Synonyms and Antonyms for reciprocal

1. reciprocal (adj.)

concerning each of two or more persons or things; especially given or done in return

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2. reciprocal-inhibition therapy (n.)

a method of behavior therapy based on the inhibition of one response by the occurrence of another response that is mutually incompatible with it; a relaxation response might be conditioned to a stimulus that previously evoked anxiety


3. reciprocal (n.)

hybridization involving a pair of crosses that reverse the sexes associated with each genotype

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4. reciprocal (n.)

(mathematics) 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

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5. reciprocal (adj.)

of or relating to the multiplicative inverse of a quantity or function

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6. reciprocal (n.)

something (a term or expression or concept) that has a reciprocal relation to something else

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