Respondence
Respondence Re*spond"ence (-?ns), Respondency Re*spond"en*cy (-en*s?), n. The act of responding; the state of being respondent; an answering. --A. Chalmers. [1913 Webster]

The angelical soft trembling voice made To the instruments divine respondence meet. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


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  • respondence — index answer (reply), response Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • respondence — /ri spon deuhns/, n. the act of responding; response: respondence to a stimulus. Also, respondency. [1580 90; < obs. F; see RESPOND, ENCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • respondence — noun /ɹɪˈspɒndəns/ Correspondence, agreement. ThAngelicall soft trembling voyces made / To thinstruments diuine respondence meet [...] …   Wiktionary

  • respondence — /rəˈspɒndəns/ (say ruh sponduhns) noun 1. the act of responding; response: respondence to a stimulus. 2. agreement; correspondence. Also, respondency …   Australian English dictionary

  • respondence — rɪ spÉ‘ndÉ™ns / spÉ’n n. act of responding, act of replying; reply, response, reaction …   English contemporary dictionary

  • respondence — re·spon·dence …   English syllables

  • respondence — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Respondency — Respondence Re*spond ence ( ?ns), Respondency Re*spond en*cy ( en*s?), n. The act of responding; the state of being respondent; an answering. A. Chalmers. [1913 Webster] The angelical soft trembling voice made To the instruments divine… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • re|spond|en|cy — «rih SPON duhn see», noun, plural cies. = respondence. (Cf. ↑respondence) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Respondentia — Re spon*den ti*a (r? sp?n*d?n sh?*?), n. [NL. See {Respondence}.] (Commercial Law) A loan upon goods laden on board a ship. It differs from bottomry, which is a loan on the ship itself. Bouvier. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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