Meaning of CORRESPONDENCE in English


n. 1 (usu. foll. by with, to, between) agreement, similarity, or harmony. 2 a communication by letters. b letters sent or received. correspondence college (or school) a college conducting correspondence courses. correspondence column the part of a newspaper etc. that contains letters from readers. correspondence course a course of study conducted by post.

[ ME f. OF f. med.L correspondentia (as CORRESPOND) ]

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