Cointension Co`in*ten"sion, n. The condition of being of equal in intensity; -- applied to relations; as, 3:6 and 6:12 are relations of cointension. [1913 Webster]

Cointension . . . is chosen indicate the equality of relations in respect of the contrast between their terms. --H. Spencer. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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