IN MATH: 1. reciprocal; the number which when multiplied by another number produces one. Multiplying a number and its inverse results in a product of one.
IN ENGLISH: 1. as defined above.
APPLICATION: (see list 280)
1. What's the reciprocal of 1/4?
2. What's the multiplicative inverse of 1/4?
3. What's the multiplicative inverse of 0.8?
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