• WordNet 3.6
    • n mutualness a reciprocality of sentiments "the mutuality of their affection was obvious"
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  • Prince Pyotr Kropotkin
    Prince Pyotr Kropotkin
    “Mutual aid is as much a law of animal life as mutual struggle.”
  • Thomas Hobbes
    “The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead, but from the competition and mutual envy of the living.”
  • Frankfort Moore
    Frankfort Moore
    “There is no stronger bond of friendship than a mutual enemy.”
  • Voltaire
    “We are all full of weakness and errors; let us mutually pardon each other our follies it is the first law of nature.”
  • John Ciardi
    John Ciardi
    “Love is the word used to label the sexual excitement of the young, the habituation of the middle-aged, and the mutual dependence of the old.”
  • George Eliot
    “But that intimacy of mutual embarrassment, in which each feels that the other is feeling something, having once existed, its effect is not to be done away with.”


In literature:

Whenever, then, feeling is attributed to an animal similar to the percipient and similarly employed the attribution is mutual and correct.
"The Life of Reason" by George Santayana
But death from their mutual hands is near them, O Creon.
"The Tragedies of Euripides, Volume I." by Euripides
Arrogance and mutual contempt embittered the relations of the races.
"The Framework of Home Rule" by Erskine Childers
He had, Howat had learned, completely dominated the Provincial Councils, forced a mutual compromise and agreement on them.
"The Three Black Pennys" by Joseph Hergesheimer
A problem which is still too little considered in industrial life is the mutual interference of acquired technical activities.
"Psychology and Industrial Efficiency" by Hugo Münsterberg
Then a league for mutual protection may be formed.
"Outspoken Essays" by William Ralph Inge
Taking offence at this step, both mutually resolved to run away at the earliest opportunity.
"The Underground Railroad" by William Still
The mutual understanding of the parties to a verbal contract may be proved by parol evidence.
"The Government Class Book" by Andrew W. Young
At the same time they exhibit the keen jealousies and mutual hatreds of rival families in the animal kingdom.
"Renaissance in Italy, Volume 1 (of 7)" by John Addington Symonds
I urged a mutual arrangement between the two governments, to people the West with these populations.
"T. De Witt Talmage" by T. De Witt Talmage

In poetry:

The pity, which we give, you owe,
For mutual fears on both attend;
While anxious thus you joy bestow,
We fear too soon that joy will end!
"Lines To An Accomplished Young Lady" by Sir John Carr
As little know the youthful pair,
In mutual love supremely blest,
What weariness, and cold despair,
Ere long, will seize the aching breast.
"Views Of Life" by Anne Bronte
"Thy coy delays at length give o'er,
And let me claim thy nuptial vow!
Bid that cold bosom, cold no more,
With mutual passion's ardour glow.
"The Origin of the Sail" by Amelia Opie
Look at yonder simple village,
With its church and peaceful tillage,
Seemingly so blest;
Mutual hate and mutual pillage
Truly tell the rest.
"Country Life" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
Their mutual kindness then is such,
That oft they doting too too much,
Embrace each other out of breath;
As AEsop hugg'd his child to death.
"The Believer's Principles : Chap. IV." by Ralph Erskine
T. Whate'er of light our eye may know,
'Tis only light itself can show;
Whate'er of love our heart can feel,
'Tis mutual love alone can tell.
"The Turtle And Sparrow. An Elegiac Tale" by Matthew Prior

In news:

A Mutual Fund Master, Too Worried to Rest.
This year he's back to talk about the scandal now unfolding in the mutual fund industry.
He says the mutual fund debacle is just one symptom of a larger crisis of capitalism.
NORTHWOOD, Iowa — Kory Olson spends most of his day in his office in Manly, Iowa, working as an agent for Worth Mutual Insurance.
The Broncos and left tackle Ryan Clady mutually decided Monday to end contract negotiations until after the 2012 season.
Tarun Nimmagadda of Mutual Mobile.
Which of Mutual of Omaha's salutes to the Swim Trials do you like more.
A mutual love for all things homemade inspired Lauren, Christine, Allison and Gretchen to launch a series of craft bees for creative women.
Unfortunately for the 24-year old Dalton, Georgia man, the feelings weren't mutual.
A real estate broker reported a threat by a fellow broker over a mutual property deal in escrow, at 5:11 pm Monday in the 20800 block of Catamaran Lane.
Or maybe you think books are like mutual funds: It's all about the asset allocation.
The industry's attempt to create ETFs that mimic popular mutual funds isn't working as investors expected.
If you want your mutual fund manager to perform like Jerry Maguire and show you the money, you might want to invest with a woman.
Don't overpay on 401(k) mutual funds.
Speaking to SPIN recently about the New York-via-Los Angeles indie- poppers , Wagner said, "We have this mutual respect towards each other and that's really, really cool".

In science:

Mutual information is a measure of independence and maximizing the non-Gaussianity of the source signals is equivalent to minimizing the mutual information between them [188].
A Unified Approach to Sparse Signal Processing
Channel codes that operate at the mutual information limit (i.e., packet error probability is equal to the mutual information outage probability). • Perfect error detection at the receiver. • Unlimited number of ARQ re-transmissions. • Perfect ACK/NACK feedback.
Coding Versus ARQ in Fading Channels: How reliable should the PHY be?
However, PVS has an extended support of sub-datatype , , where it is possible to de fine two mutually recursive datatypes as a single datatype. A sub-datatype collects together groups of constructors of a datatype that form one part of a mutually recursive datatype de finition.
Formalizing cCSP Synchronous Semantics in PVS
Moreover, if F and G are mutual inverse equivalences (respectively isomorphisms) then C on F and C on G are mutual inverse equivalences (respectively isomorphisms).
On the duality between trees and disks
To conclude, since the rooted closure and rooted opening are mutually inverse, then the zero closure and zero opening are also mutually inverse.
A bijection for triangulations, quadrangulations, pentagulations, etc