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reciprocal
used in Moby Dick

2 uses
  • Now in the present case Erskine contended that the examples of the whale and the lady were reciprocally illustrative of each other.
    Chapters 88-90 -- Schools and Schoolmasters; Fast-Fish and Loose-Fish; Heads or Tails (56% in)
  • These things are reciprocal; the ball rebounds, only to bound forward again; for now in laying open the haunts of the whale, the whalemen seem to have indirectly hit upon new clews to that same mystic North-West Passage.
    Extracts (88% in)

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