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obverse

1. (of certain plant leaves) narrower at the base than at the top
2. Logic a categorial proposition derived from another by replacing the original predicate by its negation and changing the proposition from affirmative to negative or vice versa, as no sum is correct from every sum is incorrect
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daily not only helps us feel up-close and personal at like the Pan Am Games or Operation Desert Shield but, obversely, trains us to see real-life personal up-close stuff the same way we relate to the distant and exotic, as if separated from us by physics and glass, extant only as performance, awaiting our cool review.
Obversely, where owing to the nature of the work only minimal investment in facilities is required, a worker should not necessarily be deemed an employee for lack of significant investment.
10) Obversely, if jurors can decide intelligently about which expert to believe, they can with a little more education reason intelligently about the matters in issue, so that deference to the expert is not necessary.
Obversely, a State may not tax a nonresident pensioner on retirement payments earned for services performed outside of its jurisdiction.
Obversely, should the IRS be successful in consigning Plainfield-Union to the dustbin of history, all repairs would become capital.