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corresponding -- as in: corresponding time period
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • It corresponds with the injuries.
  • "We do all our correspondence with this machine at the office, and no doubt it is a little worn," our visitor answered, glancing keenly at Holmes with his bright little eyes.
  • "Yes, my correspondence has certainly the charm of variety," he answered, smiling, "and the humbler are usually the more interesting.
  • "Now, Mr. Holder," said Holmes, "here is the corner which corresponds to that which has been so unfortunately lost.

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  • Eskimos have many words that correspond to the English word snow. For example, there are different words for "snow on the ground", "fresh snow on the ground", "soft snow on the ground", "a crust of snow on the ground" and so forth.
  • The bones in a bat’s wing exactly correspond to those in a human forearm.

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