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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Moving alternately backward and forward.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object) : to reciprocate favors
  • That's what I call reciprocating a man's affection. "
  • A main reciprocating steam engine, and direct steam driven pumps and auxiliary machinery; a paradise of mechanics.
  • Lower-power systems can use positive displacement configurations (designs) such as reciprocating (piston) or vane-type expanders. for more
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