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Definitions of inverse:
  • noun:   something inverted in sequence or character or effect
    Example: "When the direct approach failed he tried the inverse"
  • adjective:   reversed (turned backward) in order or nature or effect
  • adjective:   opposite in nature or effect or relation to another quantity
    Example: "A term is in inverse proportion to another term if it increases (or decreases) as the other decreases (or increases)"

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