Meaning of COMPLEMENTARY in English

COMPLEMENTARY

adj.

VERBS

▪ be

ADVERB

▪ essentially

▪ mutually

These two aims are not always mutually ~: at times they conflict.

PREPOSITION

▪ to

We provide a service that is essentially ~ to that of the banks.

Complementary is used with these nouns: ↑ colour , ↑ medicine , ↑ therapist , ↑ therapy

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