from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. in the same way, each to the other; reciprocally
  • adv. in a shared manner; equally; affecting all parties the same way

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a mutual manner.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a mutual manner; reciprocally; in a manner of giving and receiving.
  • Equally or alike by two or more; conjointly; in common.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a mutual or shared manner


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