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Meaning of MUTUALITY

Pronunciation:  my`oochuw'alutee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a reciprocal relation between interdependent entities (objects or individuals or groups)
  2. [n]  a reciprocality of sentiments; "the mutuality of their affection was obvious"

MUTUALITY is a 9 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: interdependence, interdependency, mutualness
 See Also: commensalism, mutualism, parasitism, reciprocality, reciprocity, sharing, symbiosis



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mu`tu*al"i*ty\, n. [Cf. F. mutualit['e].]
1. The quality of correlation; reciprocation; interchange;
   interaction; interdependence.

2. (Law) Reciprocity of consideration. --Wharton.

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