inversely

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  • I see how we return into the night, and inversely I understand how we issue from it. Cited from Amiel's Journal, by Henri Frederic Amiel, Tr. Ward
  • It seemed that the desire to go increased inversely as the difficulty in going. Cited from Noto/Unexplored Corner of Japan by Percival Lowell
  • The two are, in fact, often inversely related to each other. Cited from Youth: Its Education, by G. Stanley Hall
  • Some inversely related variables that have been suggested are building size and age.
  • A friend of mine used always to look at it thus inversely when he quarrelled with his wife. Cited from Prose Fancies, by Richard Le Gallienne
  • The assets demand for money is inversely related to the market interest rate.
  • The strength of this association increases inversely with the total white cell count.
  • Gold activity often works inversely to economic health.
  • Support appears to be inversely proportional to a nation's power and influence.
  • It is assumed by some scholars that the health care service is inversely related to the need of patients.
  • Not only are both soil air and soil water very dynamic parts of soil, but both are often inversely related.
  • While general intelligence and denialism are inversely related, the two are not directly related.
  • The feelings of husband and wife varied, in some measure, inversely with their positions. Cited from The Return of the Native, by Thomas Hardy
  • Inversely the effects of the salt movements become stronger towards the south.
  • One study found that age did not inversely relate to participation levels.
  • In general, frequency of helping behavior is inversely related to the country economic status.
  • In like manner, let him repeat any vowel sound, or all of them, and also inversely. Cited from Sanders' Union Fourth Reader,by Charles W. Sanders
  • I know that every friend in England will interpret it inversely. Cited from Anti-Slavery Examiner, Part 2 of 4, by American Anti-Slavery Society
  • Generally, speed is inversely proportional to control, although this depends largely on natural ability.
  • The law of demand states that, in general, price and quantity demanded in a given market are inversely related.
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Meaning of inversely

  • adverb In an inverse or contrary manner
    inversely related, wavelength and frequency are, of course, related reciprocally"- F.A.Geldard