correspondence correspondence  /ˌkɔ rə ˈspɑn dəns/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) communication by the exchange of letters
  2. (n) compatibility of observations
  3. (n) the relation of corresponding in degree or size or amount
  4. (n) (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact reflection of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane
  5. (n) similarity by virtue of corresponding

Usage(s):

  1. The Vatican diplomat said the original copies of all correspondence to the Pope and a photocopy of the responses are duly sent to the Holy See archives.
  2. The correspondence dates from 1939 to 1961, and provided him with a rich deposit of raw material and, at first, quotations.
  3. Information on Boston University's attempt to assemble a 25-volume series of Einstein's correspondence and published and unpublished writings.

News

  1. Airport promised $400,000 grant

    MT. VERNON -- Mt. Vernon Airport has been promised over $400,000 for Fiscal Year 2014 in improvements, it was announced at Tuesday's Airport Authority meeting. Chairman Mike Ancona said the correspondence was received from Mike McCue, programmer for
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Mt. Vernon Register-News

  2. Enroll for summer session at Palo Verde

    BLYTHE — Register for the summer session at Palo Verde College in Blythe now through June 14. Classes begin June 10 and run through July 19. Over 50 courses are being offered in a traditional classroom setting, through correspondence (Distance Education), and online for any student’s convenience.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Needles Desert Star

  3. Photographing of city records may be banned

    The Durango Mall made more than 16,000 worth of public-records requests with the city regarding its correspondence with Mercury, the credit-card payment-processing company that is building a corporate headquarters next to the mall, a project that the mall had initially opposed through litigation.The mallx2019s records request...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Durango Herald

Quotes

  1. Mr Kawczynski added: "I received a note from my office that there was a police officer in my office demanding to see correspondence. They were already present in my office and I went down to see them after making my speech."
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Daniel Kawczynski Source: BBC News

  2. Philip's private secretary, Brigadier Miles Hunt-Davis, told the inquest there was "not a single derogatory term in the correspondence."
    on Dec 13, 2007 By: Miles Hunt-Davis Source: ABC Online

  3. ...a brief onstage interview with the show's hosts, Tim Vincent and Nancy O'Dell of "Access Hollywood," Conner said her future plans included writing a book, and doing "correspondence work and a little bit of acting."
    on Mar 23, 2007 By: Tara Conner Source: FOXNews

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