Meaning of RECIPROCITY in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌre-sə-ˈprä-s(ə-)tē ]


( 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 or privileges granted by the other

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.