Definition of reciprocative in English:

reciprocative

adjective

  • Characterized by or inclined to reciprocation; (in early use) specifically = "reciprocal" (now disused).

Origin

Early 16th century. From classical Latin reciprocāt-, past participial stem of reciprocāre reciprocate + -ive. Compare post-classical Latin reciprocativus that involves reciprocal action, that leads in a reverse direction.

Pronunciation

reciprocative

/rɪˈsɪprəkətɪv/