reciprok

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French réciproque (reciprocal), from Latin reciprocus.

Adjective[edit]

reciprok

  1. reciprocal (done by each of two people towards the other)
  2. (mathematics) reciprocal (raised to the power of -1)
  3. (algebra, by extension) multiplicative inverse; in a field, for some element, another element such that the product of the two elements is 1

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of reciprok
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular reciprok 2
Neuter singular reciprokt 2
Plural reciprokke 2
Definite attributive1 reciprokke
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

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