of two related variables
: increasing or decreasing together though not necessarily in direct proportion

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek symbatikos tending or leading to agreement, from symbat- (verbal stem of symbainein to come to an agreement, from syn- + bainein to walk, come) + -ikos -ic

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“Symbatic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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