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synonyms for reciprocating

  • repay
  • retaliate
  • barter
  • correspond
  • interchange
  • match
  • recompense
  • render
  • reply
  • requite
  • respond
  • retort
  • return
  • share
  • square
  • swap
  • swing
  • trade
  • vacillate
  • be equivalent
  • feel in return
  • make up for
  • pay one's dues
  • return the compliment
  • scratch one's back
  • serve out
  • tit for tat
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antonyms for reciprocating

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  • ask
  • disagree
  • keep
  • question
  • request
  • take
  • deny
  • refuse
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We went out of London for week-ends and dined out, and began discussing our projects for reciprocating these hospitalities.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
The remainder of the auxiliary pumps were placed in the reciprocating and turbine engine rooms.
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Sainte Croix, not reciprocating her desire, administered an antidote, and thus saved the poor Marquis's life.
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The first steam engine that was really efficient was the reciprocating engine produced by Watt.
INVENTIONBRADLEY A. FISKE
The steam turbine was an improvement over the reciprocating steam engine for many classes of work, great and small.
INVENTIONBRADLEY A. FISKE
It is by this means that the reciprocating movement of the piston is transformed into a rotary motion of the crank-shaft.
AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
At every complete revolution of the cylinder and three complete reciprocating movements of the bed, three sheets were printed.
THE BUILDING OF A BOOKVARIOUS
In what position would you place an engine, to take up any slack motion of the reciprocating parts?
FARM ENGINES AND HOW TO RUN THEMJAMES H. STEPHENSON
By providing for him a suitable helpmate she would preclude the dangerous awakening in him of sentiments reciprocating her own.
TWO ON A TOWERTHOMAS HARDY
In practice, a piston-rod or other reciprocating part may be attached to any point on the circumference of the smaller wheel.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIAVARIOUS
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