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companionate

[ kuhm-pan-yuh-nit ]
/ kəmˈpæn yə nɪt /
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adjective
of, by, or like companions.
tastefully harmonious.
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Origin of companionate

First recorded in 1650–60; companion1 + -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for companionate

companionate
/ (kəmˈpænjənɪt) /

adjective
resembling, appropriate to, or acting as a companion
harmoniously suited
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