Top Definition
Obverse means the front or reverse of a reverse usually referring to coins or flags.

Recto and verso are the equivalent terms for front and back used for the pages of books.

The obverse of the American flag is the front of it. The reverse is the back.
by Screwston Jamz February 05, 2008

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