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corresponding -- as in: corresponding time period
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  • That was her last effort to harvest the April wind, to teach divine unhappiness by a correspondence course, to buy the lilies of Avalon and the sunsets of Cockaigne in tin cans at Ole Jenson’s Grocery.
  • She filed correspondence all day; then she dictated answers to letters of inquiry.
  • Take one of these correspondence courses in drawing—they mayn’t be any good in themselves, but they’ll make you try to draw and——"

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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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