Definition of corresponding in English:

corresponding

Line breaks: cor¦res|pond|ing
Pronunciation: /ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndɪŋ
 
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adjective

Analogous or equivalent in character, form, or function; comparable: the corresponding Jamaican word is ‘bada’
More example sentences
  • Without a person developing the corresponding moral character necessary for self-restraint, his liberty is bound to result in the harm of others.
  • When writing a job description, consider the following examples of job features and corresponding functions.
  • Based on statistical data, the scheduler decides whether the application will be hardware accelerated or whether a corresponding software function is used.

Derivatives

correspondingly

adverb
More example sentences
  • Increasingly, the rich have become richer, and at the same time, they seem to have gained correspondingly more control over the federal government.
  • To begin with, it is defeatist to accept as given that one has limited political resources and therefore must have correspondingly limited aims.
  • The sooner the water is removed and the property properly dried out, the less property damage there will be and any related claim will also be correspondingly minimized.

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