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Definition of Congruence

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state of agreement, accord
Congruence Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
Suitableness of one thing to another; agreement; consistency.
  
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congruence
\con"gru*ence\ (?), n. [l. congruentia: cf. of. cornguence.] suitableness of one thing to another; agreement; consistency.
congruence
n : the quality of agreeing; being suitable and appropriate [syn: congruity, congruousness]
[ant: incongruity, incongruity]


WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. the quality of agreeing; being suitable and appropriate
(synonym) congruity, congruousness
(hypernym) harmony, harmoniousness
Congruence Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Congruence (symbol: ) is the state achieved by coming together, the state of agreement. The Latin meaning “I meet together, I agree”. As an abstract term, congruence means similarity between objects. Congruence, as opposed to approximation, is a relation which implies a species of equivalence.

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Congruence Definition from Society & Culture Dictionaries & Glossaries
Social Work in Canada
A characteristic of genuineness that refers to behavior in which a person s words and behavior seem to match.