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correspond

verb [I] (MATCH)    /ˌkɒr.ɪˈspɒnd/ US  /ˌkɔːr.ɪˈspɑːnd/
B2 to match or be similar or equal : The money I've saved corresponds roughly to the amount I need for my course . The American FBI corresponds to the British MI5 . His story of what happened that night didn't correspond with the witness's version .Being or appearing similar or the same
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