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commensurate

Pronunciation: /kəˈmensərət; -enʃ; kəˈmenʃərət; -sjə-/

Translation of commensurate in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [formal] acorde the enormity of the problem calls for a commensurate response la enormidad del problema exige una respuesta acorde commensurate with sth acorde or en proporción con algo salary commensurate with experience sueldo según experiencia
    Example sentences
    • We needed to consider whether the degree of force used was commensurate with the degree of risk which he believed to be created by the threatened attack.
    • So I'd like to see a massive investment by governments which would be commensurate with the size of the problem.
    • The sample size is commensurate with related studies reported in the literature.

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