Com*men"su*rate (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Commensurated; p. pr. & vb. n. Commensurating.] [Pref. com- + mensurate.]

1.

To reduce to a common measure.

Sir T. Browne.

2.

To proportionate; to adjust.

T. Puller

 

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Com*men"su*rate (?), a.

1.

Having a common measure; commensurable; reducible to a common measure; as, commensurate quantities.

2.

Equal in measure or extent; proportionate.

Those who are persuaded that they shall continue forever, can not choose but aspire after a hapiness commensurate to their duration. Tillotson.

 

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