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1. Reversed in order, nature, or effect.
2. Mathematics Of or relating to an inverse or an inverse function.
3. Archaic Turned upside down; inverted.
n. (ĭn′vûrs′, ĭn-vûrs′)
1. Something that is opposite, as in sequence or character; the reverse.
2. Mathematics One of a pair of elements in a set whose result under the operation of the set is the identity element, especially:
a. The reciprocal of a designated quantity. Also called multiplicative inverse.
b. The negative of a designated quantity. Also called additive inverse.
[Middle English, from Latin inversus, past participle of invertere, to invert; see invert.]
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inversely[ɪnˈvɜːslɪ] ADV → a la inversa
A is inversely proportional to B → A es inversamente proporcional a B
interest rates and prices are inversely related → las tasas de interés y los precios guardan una relación inversamente proporcional
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to be inversely proportional to sth → être inversement proportionnel à qch
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