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reciprocal

1. Maths of or relating to a number or quantity divided into one
2. Navigation denoting a course or bearing that is 180? from the previous or assumed one
3. Maths a number or quantity that when multiplied by a given number or quantity gives a product of one

Reciprocal

 

a number whose product with a given number is equal to 1. For example, 5 and 1/5 are mutually reciprocal, as are —2/3 and —3/2. For any number a that is not equal to 0 there exists the reciprocal 1/a.

reciprocal

[ri′sip·rə·kəl]
(mathematics)
The reciprocal of a number A is the number 1/ A.
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The Vice President and the French envoy also discussed bilateral relations between Paris and Juba, stressing the importance of reciprocally establishing a Southern Sudan Mission in Paris for promotion of diplomatic and economic relations.
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Chairman PTA Dr Mohammed Yaseen said that PTA would provide telecom information and expertise to NUST; reciprocally NUST would encourage its students to undertake research in different areas of telecom sector.
Speaking on the occasion, Chairman PTA said that PTA would provide telecom information and expertise to NUST, reciprocally it should encourage its students to undertake research in different areas of telecom sector.
Sources told the Statesman that Afghanistan would have the opportunity to export to India free through Wagah border and reciprocally Pakistan would be able to export its goods to CARs through Afghanistan.