[ ri-sip-ruh-key-shuhn ]
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  1. an act or instance of reciprocating.

  2. a returning, usually for something given.

  1. a mutual giving and receiving.

  2. the state of being reciprocal or corresponding.

Origin of reciprocation

First recorded in 1520–30, reciprocation is from the Latin word reciprocātiōn- (stem of reciprocātiō). See reciprocate, -ion

Words Nearby reciprocation Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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