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cor·re·spond·ing

 (kôr′ĭ-spŏn′dĭng, kŏr′-)
adj.
1. Having the same or nearly the same relationship.
2. Accompanying another: a high corporate position and its corresponding problems.
3.
a. Having been assigned the responsibility of written communications: a corresponding secretary.
b. Participating at a distance from the rest of a group: a corresponding member of the bar association.

cor′re·spond′ing·ly adv.

corresponding

(ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndɪŋ)
adj
parallel; equivalent
Also (archaic): corresponsive
ˌcorreˈspondingly adv

cor•re•spond•ing

(ˌkɔr əˈspɒn dɪŋ, ˌkɒr-)

adj.
1. identical in all essentials or respects: corresponding fingerprints.
2. similar in position, purpose, form, etc.: corresponding officials in two states.
3. associated in a working or other relationship: a bolt and its corresponding nut.
4. dealing with correspondence: a corresponding secretary.
5. employing the mails as a means of association: a corresponding member of a club.
[1570–80]
cor`re•spond′ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.corresponding - accompanying; "all rights carry with them corresponding responsibilities"
related, related to - being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics ; "painting and the related arts"; "school-related activities"; "related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces"
2.corresponding - similar especially in position or purpose; "a number of corresponding diagonal points"
similar - marked by correspondence or resemblance; "similar food at similar prices"; "problems similar to mine"; "they wore similar coats"
3.corresponding - conforming in every respect; "boxes with corresponding dimensions"; "the like period of the preceding year"
same - closely similar or comparable in kind or quality or quantity or degree; "curtains the same color as the walls"; "two girls of the same age"; "mother and son have the same blue eyes"; "animals of the same species"; "the same rules as before"; "two boxes having the same dimensions"; "the same day next year"

corresponding

adjective equivalent, matching, similar, related, correspondent, identical, complementary, synonymous, reciprocal, analogous, interrelated, correlative March and April sales this year were up 8 per cent on the corresponding period last year.

corresponding

adjective
1. In keeping with one's needs or expectations:
2. Possessing the same or almost the same characteristics:
Translations
مُوافِق، مُنْسَجِـم، مُشابِه
odpovídajícípříslušný
tilsvarende
samsvarandi
odpovedajúci

corresponding

[ˌkɒrɪsˈpɒndɪŋ] ADJcorrespondiente

corresponding

[ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndɪŋ] adj (= parallel) [period, event] → correspondant(e); [figure] → correspondant(e); [increase, decrease] → parallèle
corresponding to (= matching) → qui correspond à

corresponding

adjentsprechend

corresponding

[ˌkɒrɪsˈpɒndɪŋ] adjcorrispondente

correspond

(korəˈspond) verb
1. (with to) to be similar; to match. A bird's wing corresponds to the arm and hand in humans.
2. (with with) to be in agreement with; to match.
3. to communicate by letter (with). Do they often correspond (with each other)?
ˌcorreˈspondence noun
1. agreement; similarity or likeness.
2. (communication by) letters. I must deal with that (big pile of) correspondence.
ˌcorreˈspondent noun
1. a person with whom one exchanges letters. He has correspondents all over the world.
2. a person who contributes news to a newspaper etc. He's foreign correspondent for `The Times'.
ˌcorreˈsponding adjective
similar, matching. The rainfall this month is not as high as for the corresponding month last year.
correspondence course
a course of lessons by post. a correspondence course in accountancy.
References in classic literature ?
There was a perpetual smile in his eyes, which seldom failed to awaken a corresponding cheerfulness in any one who looked into them and listened to his good-humored voice.
The fact was soon announced by a significant gesture, accompanied by a corresponding cry; and the whole of the excited multitude abandoned their mimic warfare, with shrill yells of pleasure, to prepare for the more hazardous experiment of the reality.
The necessity of changing hands at times with their burdens brought a corresponding change of cavalier at the lady's side, although it was observed that the younger Kearney, for the sake of continuing a conversation with Miss Jessie, kept his grasp of the handle nearest the young lady until his hand was nearly cut through, and his arm worn out by exhaustion.
Hearing the more regular rise and fall of his breath (which, however, even then, instead of being strong and full, had a feeble kind of tremor, corresponding with the lack of vigor in his character), --hearing these tokens of settled slumber, Hepzibah seized the opportunity to peruse his face more attentively than she had yet dared to do.
It might be, on this one day, that there was an expression unseen before, nor, indeed, vivid enough to be detected now; unless some preternaturally gifted observer should have first read the heart, and have afterwards sought a corresponding development in the countenance and mien.
He is of moderate octavo size, varying from fifteen to twenty-five feet in length, and of corresponding dimensions round the waist.
Corresponding to the crescent in our van, we beheld another in our rear.
While this scene was going on in the men's sleeping-room, the reader may be curious to take a peep at the corresponding apartment allotted to the women.
How shall he ever know well that he is and does as an officer of the government, or as a man, until he is obliged to consider whether he will treat me, his neighbor, for whom he has respect, as a neighbor and well-disposed man, or as a maniac and disturber of the peace, and see if he can get over this obstruction to his neighborlines without a ruder and more impetuous thought or speech corresponding with his action.
This company of pilgrims resembled Chaucer's in this: that it had in it a sample of about all the upper occupations and professions the country could show, and a corresponding variety of costume.
which instantly burst forth, had all the evidence of corresponding perturbation.
I looked in vain for her I had first seen the night before; she was not visible: Miss Miller occupied the foot of the table where I sat, and a strange, foreign-looking, elderly lady, the French teacher, as I afterwards found, took the corresponding seat at the other board.