congruere


congruere
index agree (comply), coincide (correspond), correspond (be equivalent), sympathize

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  • congruere — (Civil law.) To agree …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • congruente — (Del lat. congruens, conforme, part. de congruere, ser congruente.) ► adjetivo 1 Que está acorde con una cosa: ■ creo que tus palabras no son congruentes con tus actos. SINÓNIMO coherente ANTÓNIMO incongruente 2 MATEMÁTICAS Se aplica al número… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • congru — congru, ue [ kɔ̃gry ] adj. • fin XIIIe; lat. congruus « convenable » 1 ♦ Vx Qui convient exactement à une situation donnée. ⇒ adéquat, convenable, pertinent. « Après une attente congrue dans les salons » (France). 2 ♦ (1615) PORTION CONGRUE : vx… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • kongruent — einhellig; einstimmig; konkordant; konform; übereinstimmend; unisono; einmütig; identisch; deckungsgleich * * * kon|gru|ent [kɔngru ɛnt] <Adj.>: 1. (bildungsspr.) in allen Punkten übereinstimmend, völlig gleich …   Universal-Lexikon

  • kongruieren — kon|gru|ie|ren 〈V. intr.; hat〉 (mit jmdm. od. etwas) kongruieren 1. übereinstimmen 2. 〈Math.〉 sich decken, deckungsgleich sein [<lat. congruere „zusammentreffen, übereinstimmen“] * * * kon|gru|ie|ren <sw. V.; hat [lat. congruere =… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • congruent — congruent, ente [ kɔ̃gryɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • v. 1510; lat. congruens, p. prés. de congruere → congru 1 ♦ Qui convient, qui s applique bien. ⇒ adéquat. Idée congruente à la situation. 2 ♦ (1771) Math. Figures congruentes, égales (⇒ congruence) . ●… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • congruent — [15] Etymologically, triangles that are congruent ‘come together’ or ‘agree’ – that is, are similar. The word comes from congruēns, the present participle of Latin congruere ‘come together, meet, agree’. This was a compound verb formed from the… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • congruent — [15] Etymologically, triangles that are congruent ‘come together’ or ‘agree’ – that is, are similar. The word comes from congruēns, the present participle of Latin congruere ‘come together, meet, agree’. This was a compound verb formed from the… …   Word origins

  • Congrue — Con grue , v. i. [L. congruere. See {Congruous}.] To agree; to be suitable. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Congruent — Con gru*ent, a. [L. congruens, p. pr. of congruere: cf. F. congruent.] Possessing congruity; suitable; agreeing; corresponding. [1913 Webster] The congruent and harmonious fitting of parts in a sentence. B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] {Congruent… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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