mutuality

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noun mu·tu·al·i·ty \ˌmyü-chə-ˈwa-lə-tē\

Definition of mutuality

  1. 1 :  the quality or state of being mutual

  2. 2 :  a sharing of sentiments :  intimacy

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First Known Use of mutuality

circa 1586


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mutuality

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noun mu·tu·al·i·ty \ˌmyü-chə-ˈwa-lə-tē\

Legal Definition of mutuality

  1. :  the quality or state of being mutual: as a :  the quality of a contract under which both parties are bound by obligations b :  the state of debts for purposes of set-off under bankruptcy law in which the debts are owed between the same parties standing in the same capacity

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