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Definition 1: the side of a coin or medal bearing the principal stamp or design - [noun denoting artifact]

(obverse is a kind of ...) an extended outer surface of an object

"he turned the box over to examine the bottom side" "they painted all four sides of the house"

(... is a kind of obverse ) (usually plural) the obverse side of a coin that usually bears the representation of a person's head

"call heads or tails!"

(... is part of obverse) a flat metal piece (usually a disc) used as money

Definition 2: the more conspicuous of two alternatives or cases or sides - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where obverse or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the obverse of this issue

(obverse is a kind of ...) one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen

"what option did I have?" "there is no other alternative" "my only choice is to refuse"

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