Commensurate Definition

kə-mĕnsər-ĭt, -shər-
adjective
Equal in measure or size; coextensive.
Webster's New World
Corresponding in extent or degree; proportionate.
Webster's New World
Webster's New World
Measurable by a common standard; commensurable.
American Heritage
verb
To reduce to a common measure.
Wiktionary
Wiktionary
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Origin of Commensurate

  • Late Latin commēnsūrātus Latin com- com- mēnsūrātus (from) (past participle of mēnsūrāre to measure) (from Latin mēnsūra measure measure)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin com- (“together, with”) + mēnsūrō.

    From Wiktionary

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