The definition of inverse is reverse or direct opposite.(adjective)
An example of something inverse is the relationship between division and multiplication.
An inverse is defined as a reverse or direct opposite, particularly in math.(noun)
An example of an inverse is 1/4 to 4.
See inverse in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L inversus, pp. of invertere
See inverse in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Latin inversus
Origin: , past participle of invertere, to invert; see invert.
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