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commensurate
used in The Crying of Lot 49

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appropriate in proportion to
  • Though he had never talked business with her, she had known it to be a fraction of him that couldn't come out even, would carry forever beyond any decimal place she might name; her love, such as it had been, remaining incommensurate with his need to possess, to alter the land, to bring new skylines, personal antagonisms, growth rates into being.
    Chapter 6 (86% in)

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