congruity

noun con·gru·i·ty \ kən-ˈgrü-ə-tē , kän- \
|Updated on: 16 Jun 2018

Definition of congruity

plural congruities
1 : the quality or state of being congruent or congruous
2 : a point of agreement

Examples of congruity in a Sentence

  1. the book alleges certain congruities between several political assassinations that were thought to be unrelated

  2. there's little congruity between your professed religious beliefs and your actual behavior

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First Known Use of congruity

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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