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English definition of “congruent”

congruent

adjective     /ˈkɒŋ.ɡru.ənt/ US  /ˈkɑːŋ-/ specialized
describes a shape in mathematics that has the same shape and size as another: congruent trianglesGeometrical shapesSpherical, circular and annular objects congruence     /-əns/ noun [U] congruently     /-li/ adverb
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