Synonyms

1. reciprocal-inhibition_therapy

noun. 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.

Synonyms

  • behavior therapy
  • reciprocal inhibition

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2. reciprocal

adjective. ['rɪˈsɪprəkəl'] concerning each of two or more persons or things; especially given or done in return.

Synonyms

  • bilateral
  • correlative
  • mutual
  • reciprocative
  • reciprocatory
  • interactional
  • interactive

Antonyms

  • right triangle
  • unilateral
  • asymmetrical
  • unrelated

Etymology

  • reciprocus (Latin)

3. reciprocal

noun. ['rɪˈsɪprəkəl'] hybridization involving a pair of crosses that reverse the sexes associated with each genotype.

Synonyms

  • crossbreeding
  • crossing
  • hybridization
  • hybridisation
  • reciprocal cross
  • hybridizing
  • interbreeding

Antonyms

  • antagonistic
  • good-natured
  • lengthwise
  • uncross

Etymology

  • reciprocus (Latin)

4. reciprocal

noun. ['rɪˈsɪprəkəl'] (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.

Synonyms

  • inverse
  • opposite

Antonyms

  • forward
  • synonym
  • same

Etymology

  • reciprocus (Latin)

5. reciprocal

adjective. ['rɪˈsɪprəkəl'] of or relating to the multiplicative inverse of a quantity or function.

Antonyms

  • oblique triangle

Etymology

  • reciprocus (Latin)

6. reciprocal

noun. ['rɪˈsɪprəkəl'] something (a term or expression or concept) that has a reciprocal relation to something else.

Synonyms

  • reciprocity

Antonyms

  • unreciprocated
  • unanswered

Etymology

  • reciprocus (Latin)

7. pronoun

noun. ['ˈproʊnaʊn'] a function word that is used in place of a noun or noun phrase.

Synonyms

  • reciprocal pronoun
  • personal pronoun
  • anaphoric pronoun
  • function word
  • relative pronoun
  • demonstrative
  • closed-class word

Antonyms

  • reserved
  • uninstructive
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