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consentaneous

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adjective con·sen·ta·ne·ous \ˌkän(t)-sən-ˈtā-nē-əs, ˌkän-ˌsen-\

Definition of consentaneous

  1. 1 :  expressing agreement :  suited

  2. 2 :  done or made by the consent of all

consentaneously adverb


Origin of consentaneous

Latin consentaneus, from consentire to agree


First Known Use: 1575


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