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Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (1870–1938). Roget’s International Thesaurus. 1922.

Class I. Words Expressing Abstract Relations
Section II. Relation
1. Absolute Relation

12. [Double or Reciprocal Relation.] Correlation.

   NOUN:RECIPROCALNESS &c. adj.; reciprocity, reciprocality, reciprocation; mutuality, correspondence, correlation, interrelation, interconnection, interdependence; interchange [See Interchange]; exchange, barter, quid pro quo [L.].
  ALTERNATION, seesaw, shuttle [rare], to-and-fro.
   VERB:RECIPROCATE, alternate, interact; interchange [See Interchange]; exchange; counter-change.
   ADJECTIVE:RECIPROCAL, mutual, commutual [rare], correlative; correspondent, corresponding; alternate; interchangeable; international; complemental, complementary; equivalent.
   ADVERB:mutatis mutandis [L.]; vice versâ [L.]; each other; by turns [See Interchange]; reciprocally &c. adj.
  1. Happy in our mutual help.—Milton
  2. My true love hath my heart and I have his.—Sidney