reciprocation

Definitions of reciprocation
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n alternating back-and-forth movement

Type of:
motility, motion, move, movement
a change of position that does not entail a change of location

n the act of making or doing something in return

Type of:
getting even, paying back, return
a reciprocal group action

n mutual interaction; the activity of reciprocating or exchanging (especially information)

Synonyms:
give-and-take, interchange
Types:
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reciprocity
mutual exchange of commercial or other privileges
cross-fertilisation, cross-fertilization
interchange between different cultures or different ways of thinking that is mutually productive and beneficial
dealings, traffic
social or verbal interchange (usually followed by `with')
relation
(usually plural) mutual dealings or connections among persons or groups
Type of:
interaction
a mutual or reciprocal action; interacting

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