[ kawr-uh-spon-duhns, kor- ]
/ ˌkɔr əˈspɒn dəns, ˌkɒr- /
communication by exchange of letters.
a letter or letters that pass between correspondents: It will take me all day to answer this business correspondence.
similarity or analogy.
news, commentary, letters, etc., received from a newspaper or magazine correspondent.
Mathematics. function(def 4a).
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Origin of correspondence
OTHER WORDS FROM correspondencenon·cor·res·pond·ence, nounpre·cor·re·spond·ence, noun
Words nearby correspondence
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Example sentences from the Web for non-correspondence
Yet we have to admit the non-correspondence of the two systems.
British Dictionary definitions for non-correspondence
/ (ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndəns) /
the act or condition of agreeing or corresponding
similarity or analogy
agreement or conformity
- communication by the exchange of letters
- the letters so exchanged
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Medical definitions for non-correspondence
[ kôr′ĭ-spŏn′dəns ]
A relationship between corresponding points on each retina such that stimulation produces a single image.
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