con·​gru·​en·​cy | \ kən-ˈgrü-ən(t)-sē How to pronounce congruency (audio) , ˈkäŋ-grü-ən(t)- \
plural congruencies

Definition of congruency

Examples of congruency in a Sentence

at least he acts in congruency with his avowed beliefs and values
Recent Examples on the Web However, unless your values are aligned with theirs, existing and potential customers will be able to see the lack of congruency. Expert Panel®, Forbes, 8 Nov. 2021 This calls for adopting new levels of reporting congruency and transparency in non-financial reporting. Manav Garg, Forbes, 13 Sep. 2021 Anyone who listened and watched the way Cristobal and Sewell played off each other understood in an instant that there’s a congruency of vision. John Canzano | The Oregonian/oregonlive, oregonlive, 12 Oct. 2019 Give the Titans credit -- there’s total congruency in the franchise. oregonlive, 15 Oct. 2019 And then your periods are also bound to slide back out of congruency. Seventeen, 11 Apr. 2017

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First Known Use of congruency

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Congruency.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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