Definition of RECIPROCAL

noun : RECIPROCAL

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) something (a term or expression or concept) that has an inverse relation to something else; "risk is the reciprocal of safety" ;

Adjective : RECIPROCAL

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 2. (

    ) of or relating to the multiplicative inverse of a quantity or function; "the reciprocal ratio of a:b is b:a" ;


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