Definition of congruent
- … establish incentives and rewards congruent with professional standing.
- —Timothy S. Healy
- congruent triangles
- 12 is congruent to 2 (modulo 5) since 12−2=2·5.
Their goals are not congruent with the goals of the team.
a theory congruent with the known facts of the case
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of a piece;
mathematics : having the same size and shape
: matching or in agreement with something
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