correspondency

noun
cor·​re·​spon·​den·​cy | \ ˌkȯr-ə-ˈspän-dən(t)-sē How to pronounce correspondency (audio) , ˌkär- \
plural correspondencies

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First Known Use of correspondency

1589, in the meaning defined above

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“Correspondency.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/correspondency. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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