Consentaneousness
Consentaneous Con`sen*ta"ne*ous, a. [L. consentaneus.] Consistent; agreeable; suitable; accordant to; harmonious; concurrent. [1913 Webster]

A good law and consentaneous to reason. --Howell. -- {Con`sen*ta"ne*ous*ly}, adv. -- {Con`sen*ta"ne*ous*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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