commensurate

[kuh-men-ser-it, -sher-]
adjective
1.
having the same measure; of equal extent or duration.
2.
corresponding in amount, magnitude, or degree: Your paycheck should be commensurate with the amount of time worked.
3.
proportionate; adequate.
4.
having a common measure; commensurable.

Origin:
1635–45; < Late Latin commēnsūrātus, equivalent to Latin com- com- + mēnsūrātus (past participle of mēnsūrāre to measure); see -ate1

commensurately, adverb
commensurateness, noun
commensuration [kuh-men-suh-rey-shuhn, -shuh-] , noun
uncommensurate, adjective
uncommensurately, adverb

commensurate, commiserate.
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commensurate (kəˈmɛnsərɪt, -ʃə-)
 
adj
1.  having the same extent or duration
2.  corresponding in degree, amount, or size; proportionate
3.  able to be measured by a common standard; commensurable
 
[C17: from Late Latin commēnsūrātus, from Latin com- same + mēnsurāre to measure]
 
com'mensurately
 
adv
 
com'mensurateness
 
n
 
commensuration
 
n

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commensurate
c.1400, from L.L. commensuratus, from L. com- "with" + L.L. mensuratus, pp. of mensurare "to measure," from mensura (see measure).
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Example sentences
Pay will be commensurate with experience and ability.
Our camera eyes have to vibrate at a speed commensurate with the speed of the
  emission.
It's an extremely volatile stock that doesn't deliver returns commensurate with
  the heartache it creates.
Authority and power are here commensurate with the duty imposed.
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