Definition of Commensuration

1. n. The act of commensurating; the state of being commensurate.



Definition of Commensuration

1. Noun. The act of commensurating; the state of being commensurate. ¹

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Definition of Commensuration

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Commensuration

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commensurableness
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commensurately
commensurateness
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commensuration (current term)
commensurations
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Literary usage of Commensuration

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1. Europe: Dimensions of Peace by Björn Hettne (1988)
")r to put it another way: in every social relationship involving exchange, ,ome form of commensuration is required. commensuration is the ..."

2. The Journal of Educational Research by American Educational Research Association (1922)
"A new and serviceable method of effecting such commensuration will doubtless be of some interest to investigators. The device ordinarily employed in ..."

3. An Introduction to Ethics by John Clark Murray (1891)
"... the quantitative estimate of our pleasures and pains is not simply the mensuration of a single feeling, but the commensuration of different feelings. ..."

4. Conceptions of Social Inquiry by J. J. Snyman (1993)
"In a state of universal commensuration we would not be able to do the most important thing we can do: redescribe ourselves (op. cit., 358). ..."

5. Report of the Transactions at the Annual Meeting by Royal Archaeological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland (1846)
"This simple rule of commensuration, preserved to us by Cesariano, ... the same principle of commensuration throughout his ..."

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