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ˌkɔr əˈspɒn dən si, ˌkɒr-cor·re·spon·den·cy

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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Correspondence, Correspondencynoun

    Etymology: from correspond.

    Between the law of their heavenly operations, and the actions of men in this our state of mortality, such correspondence there is as maketh it expedient to know in some sort the one, for the others more perfect direction. Richard Hooker, b. i.

    Whatever we fancy, things keep their course; and their habitudes, correspondencies, and relations keep the same to one another. John Locke.

    I had discovered those unlawful correspondencies they had used, and engagements they had made to embroil my kingdoms. Charles I .

    Sure the villains hold a correspondence
    With the enemy, and thus they would betray us. John Denham.

    It happens very oddly, that the pope and I should have the same thought much about the same time: my enemies will be apt to say, that we hold a correspondence together, and act by concert in this matter. Joseph Addison, Guardian, №. 116.

    Let such military persons be assured, and well reputed of, rather than factious and popular; holding also good correspondence with the other great men in the state. Francis Bacon, Essay 17.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Correspondencynoun

    same as Correspondence, 3

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of correspondency in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of correspondency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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