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correspondingadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˌkɔr·əˈspɑn·dɪŋ, ˌkɑr-/
similar or the same in some way: Income was up compared to the corresponding (= similar) period last year.
correspondingly
adverb /ˌkɔr·əˈspɑn·dɪŋ·li, ˌkɑr-/
This jewelry is very beautiful and correspondingly expensive.
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correspondingadjective

uk   /ˌkɒr.ɪˈspɒn.dɪŋ/ us   /ˌkɔːr.əˈspɑːn.dɪŋ/
correspondingly
adverb uk   /ˌkɒr.ɪˈspɒn.dɪŋ.li/ us   /ˌkɔːr.əˈspɑːn.dɪŋ.li/
Life in the city is more expensive, but salaries are correspondingly higher.
(Definition of corresponding from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"corresponding" in Business English

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correspondingadjective

uk   /ˌkɒrɪˈspɒndɪŋ/ us  
similar to or the same as something that you have just mentioned: Profit growth this year is estimated to rise 12.6% from the corresponding period last year.
happening as a result of something that you have just mentioned: Such pressures lead to employee exhaustion with corresponding declines in productivity.
correspondingly
adverb
The longer working hours means that correspondingly more work is done each week.
(Definition of corresponding from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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