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English definition of “comport”

comport

verb [I] (BE SIMILAR)    /kəmˈpɔːt/ US  /-ˈpɔːrt/ US formal
If an idea or statement, etc. comports, it matches or is similar to something else: The findings of this research do not comport with accepted theory.Being or appearing similar or the same
(Definition of comport verb (BE SIMILAR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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