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Synonyms for reciprocate

return

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Synonyms for reciprocate

to give or take mutually

to return like for like, especially to return an unfriendly or hostile action with a similar one

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act, feel, or give mutually or in return

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alternate the direction of motion of

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They find evidence of altruists, reciprocators, and other types in their subject population.
They find that human subjects fall into three types: reciprocators, cooperators and free-riders.
He also noted that most of us (about 63 percent) are Reciprocators.
In a few cases, information alone may be effective; in other cases, playing on our evolutionary history as social reciprocators may help.
behave like moral and emotional reciprocators rather than mere wealth
367, 368-69 (2002) (arguing that, as moral and emotional reciprocators, people conform their actions and attitudes to reflect what they believe to be the behavior of others around them).
These built-in impulses include generosity; gratitude, with concomitant sense of obligation; empathy for and trust in reliable reciprocators, also known as friends.
Reciprocators then eliminate exploiters and "generous" tit-fot-tat takes over.
The modular cabinet style design accommodates up to eight automatic gun controllers and an optional axis controller for easy operation of both reciprocators and in/out positioners.
Used with robotic applicators or reciprocators, this version of the DUX gun is mounted directly to automated spray equipment.
Let p denote the proportion of reciprocators and 1-p the proportion of non-reciprocators.
Our product line includes ladies, reciprocators, extractors, spray equipment, and Fill decoring equipment.
EE could have been selected for due to kin selection (Hamilton, 1964), to sexual selection, and to the fitness benefits of having friends who are reliable reciprocators (Trivers, 1971).
Offering centralized cell level control, PAINTworks III interfaces with all paint booth automation equipment including robots, reciprocators and bell zones.
DUX Automatic - Used with robotic applicators or reciprocators, this version of the DUX gun is mounted directly to automated spray equipment.