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How Do You Spell INVERSE?

Correct spelling for the English word "inverse" is [ɪnvˈɜːs], [ɪnvˈɜːs], [ɪ_n_v_ˈɜː_s]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of INVERSE

  1. (math) one of a pair of numbers whose product is 1: the reciprocal of 2/3 is 3/2; the inverse of 7 is 1/7

Common Misspellings for INVERSE

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Usage Examples for INVERSE

  1. It is true that she was still inferior and this distinction was recognized and emphasized by the difference in the penalties imposed for the commission of the same crimes, these penalties being in inverse ratio to the importance of the criminal. - "Legal Status Of Women In Iowa" by Jennie Lansley Wilson
  2. The inverse fourth powers of the following wave- lengths, which are within the limits of the whole visible spectrum, are shown below. - "Colour Measurement and Mixture" by W. de W. Abney
  3. But obviously it is a closer approach to the truth to take the sensitiveness and interruptions in the mutual relations of women, as compared with those in the relations of men, as the direct, rather than as the inverse, measure of the number and value of their respective friendships. - "The Friendships of Women" by William Rounseville Alger
  4. Under its high, embowered roof, Milton may have seen less warmth of colour than we, for the stained glass is modern, but he was spared the majority of the pretentious and tasteless monuments which crowd the transepts and the side aisles to- day, and for the most part are in bulk in inverse proportion to their artistic merit, and to the importance of those whom they honour. - "Milton's England" by Lucia Ames Mead
  5. It was what the psychologists call " inverse association." - "Comrade Yetta" by Albert Edwards
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