Definition of Reciprocals

1. Noun. (plural of reciprocal) ¹



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Definition of Reciprocals

1. reciprocal [n] - See also: reciprocal

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Literary usage of Reciprocals

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1. A Treatise on the Higher Plane Curves: Intended as a Sequel to A Treatise on by George Salmon (1879)
"The number of constants in the case of skew reciprocals only exceeding by three the number of constants in the case of reciprocals with regard to a conic, ..."

2. The Theory of Screws: A Study in the Dynamics of a Rigid Body by Robert Stawell Ball (1876)
"Divide[ the six co-reciprocals into any two groups A and B of three each, then it appears from ยง 111 that the pitch qua- dric of each of these groups is ..."

3. Chapters on the Modern Geometry of the Point, Line, and Circle: Being the by Richard Townsend (1863)
"When two ratios a : b and c : d are reciprocals to each other, ... Arithmetic the numbers nothing and infinity are reciprocals to each other, ..."

4. A Treatise on Conic Sections: Containing an Account of Some of the Most by George Salmon (1879)
"Hence, " the sum of the reciprocals of the segments of any focal chord of an ellipse is constant." We know (p. 185) that this sum is four times the ..."

5. A Treatise on the Analytic Geometry of Three Dimensions by George Salmon (1874)
"For the reciprocals of the tangent cones from that point have the same planes of circular section (Art. 148), and these reciprocals are the asymptotic cones ..."

6. A Treatise on the Analytic Geometry of Three Dimensions by George Salmon (1865)
"For the reciprocals of the tangent cones from that point have the same planes of circular section (Art. 144), and these reciprocals are the asymptotic cones ..."

7. A Treatise on the Analytic Geometry of Three Dimensions by George Salmon (1862)
"For the reciprocals of the tangent cones from that point have the same circular sections (Art. 141), and these reciprocals are the asymptotic cones of the ..."

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