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Adjective: inverse 'in,vurs or in'vurs - Reversed (turned backward) in order, nature or effect
- reverse
- (mathematics) opposite in nature, effect or relation to another quantity
"a term is in inverse proportion to another term if it increases (or decreases) as the other decreases (or increases)"
- Something inverted in sequence, character or effect
"when the direct approach failed he tried the inverse"; - opposite
Derived forms: inverses See also: backward, reciprocal Type of: oppositeness, opposition Antonym: direct Encyclopedia: Inverse |
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