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1. Manifesting agreement; accordant.
[From Latin cōnsentāneus, from cōnsentīre, to agree; see consent.]
con·sen′ta·ne′i·ty (kən-sĕn′tə-nē′ĭ-tē), con′sen·ta′ne·ous·ness n.
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1. (foll by to) accordant or consistent (with)
2. done by general consent
[C17: from Latin consentāneus, from consentīre to consent]
consentaneity, ˌconsenˈtaneousness n
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con•sen•ta•ne•ous(ˌkɒn sɛnˈteɪ ni əs)
1. agreeing; accordant.
2. done by common consent; unanimous.
[1615–25; < Latin consentāneus=consent-, s. of consentīre to consent + -āneus (-ān(us) -an1 + -eus -eous)]
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|Adj.||1.||consentaneous - in complete agreement; "a unanimous decision"|
accordant - being in agreement or harmony; often followed by `with'; "a place perfectly accordant with man's nature"-Thomas Hardy
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