• (noun): A person or thing having the same function or characteristics as another.
    Synonyms: opposite number, vis-a-vis
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Some articles on counterpart:

Counterpart Theory - The Formal Theory - Principles That Are Not Accepted in Normal CT
... R1 Cxy → Cyx (Symmetry of the counterpart relation) R2 Cxy ∧ Cyz → Cxz (Transitivity of the counterpart relation) R3 Cy1x ∧ Cy2x ∧ Iy1w1 ∧ Iy2w2 ∧ y1≠y2 → w1≠w2 (Nothing in any ...
Circinus X-1 - Other Spectral Regions
... The radio and a possible visual counterpart were identified by Whelan et al ... Its infrared counterpart was located and found to flare with a 16.6d period by Glass ... A (heavily reddened) precise optical counterpart (now known as BR Cir) was identified by Moneti ...
Arguments Against Counterpart Theory
... Because a counterpart is never identical to something in another possible world Kripke raised the following objection against CT "Thus if we say "Humphrey might have won the election (if ... have the property of possibly winning the election, because it is only the counterpart that wins ... possibly winning the election is the property of the counterpart ...
List Of Robots In Transformers Animated - Autobots - Autobot Ministry of Science
... Like his G1 counterpart, he is unable to transform, though Wyatt has said that if he did, it would be into a Cray-type supercomputer ... Unlike his G1 counterpart, this Perceptor wears glasses and speaks with an emotionless voice created using PlainTalk ... Unlike his G1 counterpart, this Wheeljack has what looks like facial hair, causing him to resemble Jamie Hyneman from "Mythbusters" ...
Counterpart International
... Counterpart International (Counterpart) is a non-profit organization headquartered in Arlington, Virginia ... The mission of Counterpart is Working in partnership to empower people, communities and institutions to drive and sustain their own development ... Within the last few decades, Counterpart International has broadened its focus and since had programs and activities in nearly 60 countries on six continents ...

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    The rushing Pequod, freighted with savages, laden with fire, and burning a corpse, and plunging into that blackness of darkness, seemed the material counterpart of her monomaniac commander’s soul.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)

    The absence on the panel of anyone who could become pregnant accidentally or discover her salary was five thousand dollars a year less than that of her male counterpart meant there was a hole in the consciousness of the committee that empathy, however welcome, could not entirely fill.
    Anna Quindlen (b. 1953)