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reciprocal

adjective

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related to each other in such a way that one completes the other
  • the two nations agreed to give reciprocal work rights to each other's citizens, thus facilitating the daily border crossings of workers from both countries

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The first known use of reciprocal was in 1570

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“Reciprocal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reciprocal. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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