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Meaning of RECIPROCITY

Pronunciation:  `resu'pr√Ęsitee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  mutual exchange of commercial or other privileges
  2. [n]  a relation of mutual dependence or action or influence
 

RECIPROCITY is a 11 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: reciprocality
 
 See Also: complementarity, correlation, correlativity, give-and-take, interchange, interdependence, interdependency, inverse, mutuality, mutualness, reciprocal, reciprocation, relation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Rec`i*proc"i*ty\, n. [Cf. F. r['e]ciprocit['e]. See
{Reciprocal}.]
1. Mutual action and reaction.

2. Reciprocal advantages, obligations, or rights;
   reciprocation.

{Reciprocity treaty}, or {Treaty of reciprocity}, a treaty
   concluded between two countries, conferring equal
   privileges as regards customs or charges on imports, or in
   other respects.

Syn: Reciprocation; interchange; mutuality.

 
Glossary
 
 Definition: a mode of exchange in which transactions take place between individuals who are symmetrically placed, i.e. they are exchanging as equals, neither being in a dominant position.
 

 

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