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 for reciprocally
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.
        [1913 Webster]
              These two particles do reciprocally affect each
              other with the same force.            --Bentley.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. (Math.) In the manner of reciprocals.
        [1913 Webster]
     Reciprocally proportional (Arith. & Alg.), proportional, as
        two variable quantities, so that the one shall have a
        constant ratio to the reciprocal of the other.
        [1913 Webster]

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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