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reciprocal

(rĭ-sĭp′rə-kəl)
adj.
1. Physiology Of or relating to a neuromuscular phenomenon in which the excitation of one group of muscles is accompanied by the inhibition of another.
2. Genetics Of or designating a pair of crosses in which the male or female parent in one cross is of the same genotype or phenotype as the complementary female or male parent in the other cross.

re·cip′ro·cal′i·ty (-kăl′ĭ-tē), re·cip′ro·cal·ness (-kəl-nĭs) n.
re·cip′ro·cal·ly adv.
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reciprocal

(rĭ-sĭp′rō-kăl) [L. reciprocus, alternate]
Interchangeable.
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He said if any aspect of the project was conflicted then it should be addressed by relevant authorities reciprocally.
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Soon after Pope Francis saluted ceremonial soldiers, delegations of the two countries were introduced reciprocally by Pope and Erdoy-an.
Hence, the Iranian mission in New York has reciprocally provided the UN with the Islamic Republic of Iran's memo which underlines Iran's principled policy which has always been emphasized by Tehran in this regard, she added, playing down the importance of the UAE move.
Reciprocally, the US, which has already yielded on a few issues relevant to Cuba, could mellow further.
Exchange experts reciprocally with a view to promoting library activities and expertise in the fields of publishing, printing and binding.
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H.E President Al-Bashir expressed his thanks and appreciation for the warm reception accorded to him and the accompanying delegation, and reciprocally invited H.E President Salva Kiir to visit Khartoum shortly to expedite their joint efforts to cement the relations between the two sisterly countries and to strengthen their constructive cooperation.
The other reforms, reciprocally, depend on the portfolio strategy to provide preconditions that they cannot create by themselves.
As Sri Lanka was committed to respectful engagement with the UN system, reciprocally there was also need on the part of all of Sri Lanka's interlocutors to appreciate the difficult tasks that had been achieved by the government over the past three years since the defeating of LTTE terrorism.
In 2009 Bouhadjera and Godet-Thobie [3] further enlarged the class of compatible (reciprocally continuous) pairs by introducing the concept of subcompatible (subsequential continuous) pair which is substantially weaker than compatibility (reciprocal continuity).