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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcorrespondingcor‧re‧spon‧ding /ˌkɒrəˈspɒndɪŋ◂ $ ˌkɔːrəˈspɑːn-, ˌkɑː-/ ●○○ AWL adjective [only before noun]  1 RESULTcaused by or connected with something you have already mentioned The war and the corresponding fall in trade have had a devastating effect on the country.2 SAMEhaving similar qualities or a similar size, position etc to something else syn equivalent Sales are up 10% on the corresponding period last year.correspondingly adverb As his political power has shrunk, he has grown correspondingly more dependent on the army.
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correspondingThere were no corresponding accretions on the floor, no moisture dripped from overhead.The corresponding chromosome in the other parent was found to be defective.A big fall in steel productivity caused a corresponding decrease in profits.Rising real estate prices have had a corresponding effect on the area's rents.Calcutta's industrial development in the 1950s occurred without a corresponding expansion in regular employment.The corresponding figure for modern schools was 15.7 percent.As the nature of insider dealing changed, there was a corresponding need to adapt other legal doctrines to fit the abuse.Compared with the corresponding period last year, average temperatures have been low.Where files are computerised a corresponding right of access exists under the Data Protection Act 1984.If the slack variable is non-basic, we can pivot to make it basic and then drop the corresponding row.Unlike the radiometer, this device enables a rough image of the subject to be constructed corresponding to a fixed illumination intensity.The removal of American nuclear forces brought a corresponding withdrawal of Russian troops.
From Longman Business Dictionarycorrespondingcor‧res‧pon‧ding /ˌkɒrəˈspɒndɪŋˌkɔːrəspɑːn-, ˌkɑː-/ adjective [only before a noun]1similar to the one you have just mentionedProfits for June showed an increase of 1.5% compared to the corresponding period last year.2resulting from or connected with what you have just mentionedAs a result of the falling birthrate, there was also a corresponding decline in the total number of the workforce.
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