reciprocity

  • 1 Reciprocity — may refer to: Reciprocity (Canadian politics) Reciprocity (photography), the relationship between the intensity of the light and duration of the exposure that result in identical exposure Traffic violations reciprocity where non resident drivers… …

    Wikipedia

  • 2 reciprocity — rec·i·proc·i·ty /ˌre sə prä sə tē/ n pl ties 1: the quality or state of being reciprocal 2: the exchange, recognition, or enforcement of licenses, privileges, or obligations between states of the U.S. or between nations Merriam Webster’s… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 reciprocity — re‧ci‧pro‧ci‧ty [ˌresˈprɒsti ǁ ˈprɑː ] noun [uncountable] when two people, countries etc agree to give each other similar kinds of help or the same rights: • Because of reciprocity between Germany and the US, Mr Bauer s license will be valid… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 Reciprocity — Rec i*proc i*ty (r[e^]s [i^]*pr[o^]s [i^]*t[y^]), n. [Cf. F. r[ e]ciprocit[ e]. See {Reciprocal}.] 1. Mutual action and reaction. [1913 Webster] 2. Reciprocal advantages, obligations, or rights; reciprocation. [1913 Webster] {Reciprocity treaty} …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 reciprocity — 1766, from Fr. réciprocité, from L. reciprocus (see RECIPROCAL (Cf. reciprocal)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 reciprocity — ► NOUN ▪ the practice of exchanging things with others for mutual benefit …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 reciprocity — [res΄ə präs′ə tē] n. pl. reciprocities [Fr réciprocité] 1. reciprocal state or relationship; mutual action, dependence, etc. 2. mutual exchange; esp., exchange of special privileges between two countries, to the advantage of both, as mutual… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 reciprocity — /res euh pros i tee/, n. 1. a reciprocal state or relation. 2. reciprocation; mutual exchange. 3. the relation or policy in commercial dealings between countries by which corresponding advantages or privileges are granted by each country to the… …

    Universalium

  • 9 Reciprocity —    Efforts were made from time to time by Canada, between the years 1847 and 1854, to secure the free admission of goods between Canada and the United States, but without success until the latter year, when Lord Elgin negotiated a treaty. It came …

    The makers of Canada

  • 10 reciprocity — n. 1) reciprocity between 2) (misc.) on a basis of reciprocity * * * [ˌresɪ prɒsɪtɪ] (misc.) on a basis of reciprocity between …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 11 reciprocity — [[t]re̱sɪprɒ̱sɪti[/t]] N UNCOUNT Reciprocity is the exchange of something between people or groups of people when each person or group gives or allows something to the other. [FORMAL] The protest went ahead despite government assurances that they …

    English dictionary

  • 12 reciprocity — abipusiškumas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. reciprocity vok. Reziprozität, f rus. взаимность, f pranc. réciprocité, f …

    Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • 13 reciprocity — Mutuality. The term is used to denote the relation existing between two states when each of them gives the subjects of the other certain privileges, on condition that its own subjects shall enjoy similar privileges at the hands of the latter… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 14 reciprocity — Interchange of privileges and advantages. See terms and expressions beginning reciprocal or reciprocity; also see mutuality …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 15 reciprocity — noun (plural ties) Date: 1766 1. the quality or state of being reciprocal ; mutual dependence, action, or influence 2. a mutual exchange of privileges; specifically a recognition by one of two countries or institutions of the validity of licenses …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 16 reciprocity — noun a) the characteristic of being reciprocal, e.g. of a relationship between people b) a reciprocal relationship …

    Wiktionary

  • 17 reciprocity — The practice of making an appropriate return for a benefit or harm received from another. Reciprocal altruism is the system whereby a benefit received is returned with a benefit; under a wide range of conditions, groups practising it will… …

    Philosophy dictionary

  • 18 Reciprocity — Взаимозаместимость …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 19 reciprocity — Synonyms and related words: accord, accordance, affinity, agape, agreement, alternation, amity, balance, battledore and shuttlecock, bipartisanship, bonds of harmony, brotherly love, caritas, cement of friendship, charity, coaction, coadjuvancy,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 20 RECIPROCITY —    a term used in economics to describe commercial treaties entered into by two countries, by which it is agreed that, while a strictly protective tariff is maintained as regards other countries, certain articles shall be allowed to pass between… …

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia


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