AskDefine | Define corresponding

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corresponding adj
1 accompanying; "all rights carry with them corresponding responsibilities"
2 similar especially in position or purpose; "a number of corresponding diagonal points"
3 conforming in every respect; "boxes with corresponding dimensions"; "the like period of the preceding year" [syn: comparable, like]
4 agreeing in amount, magnitude, or degree; "the figures are large but the corresponding totals next year will be larger" [syn: proportionate, in proportion to]

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  1. present participle of correspond


  1. action of the verb to correspond


  1. that have a similar relationship


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