reciprok
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Danish[edit]
Etymology[edit]
Borrowed from French réciproque (“reciprocal”), from Latin reciprocus.
Adjective[edit]
reciprok
- reciprocal (done by each of two people towards the other)
- (mathematics) reciprocal (raised to the power of -1)
- (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 | |||
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Positive | Comparative | Superlative | |
Common singular | reciprok | — | —^{2} |
Neuter singular | reciprokt | — | —^{2} |
Plural | reciprokke | — | —^{2} |
Definite attributive^{1} | 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. |