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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Reciprocally \Re*cip"ro*cal*ly\ (r[-e]*s[i^]p"r[-o]*kal*l[y^]),
1. In a reciprocal manner; so that each affects the other,
and is equally affected by it; interchangeably; mutually.
These two particles do reciprocally affect each
other with the same force. --Bentley.
2. (Math.) In the manner of reciprocals.
Reciprocally proportional (Arith. & Alg.), proportional, as
two variable quantities, so that the one shall have a
constant ratio to the reciprocal of the other.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adv 1: (often followed by `for') in exchange or in
reciprocation; "gave up our seats on the plane and in
return received several hundred dollars and seats on the
next plane out"; "we get many benefits in return for our
taxes" [syn: in return, reciprocally]
2: in a mutual or shared manner; "the agreement was mutually
satisfactory"; "the goals of the negotiators were not
reciprocally exclusive" [syn: mutually, reciprocally]
3: in an inverse or contrary manner; "inversely related";
"wavelength and frequency are, of course, related
reciprocally"- F.A.Geldard [syn: inversely, reciprocally]
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