correlatable

correlate

[v., adj. kawr-uh-leyt, kor-; n. kawr-uh-lit, -leyt, kor-]
verb (used with object), correlated, correlating.
1.
to place in or bring into mutual or reciprocal relation; establish in orderly connection: to correlate expenses and income.
verb (used without object), correlated, correlating.
2.
to have a mutual or reciprocal relation; stand in correlation: The results of the two tests correlate to a high degree.
adjective
3.
mutually or reciprocally related.
noun
4.
either of two related things, especially when one implies the other.

Origin:
1635–45; probably back formation from correlation and correlative

correlatable, adjective
intercorrelate, verb (used with object), intercorrelated, intercorrelating.
noncorrelating, adjective
uncorrelated, adjective
uncorrelatedly, adverb
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correlate (ˈkɒrɪˌleɪt)
 
vb
1.  to place or be placed in a mutual, complementary, or reciprocal relationship
2.  (tr) to establish or show a correlation
 
adj
3.  having a mutual, complementary, or reciprocal relationship
 
n
4.  either of two things mutually or reciprocally related
 
'correlatable
 
adj

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correlate
1640s, perhaps a back-formation from correlation. As a verb, attested from 1742. Related: Correlated (1859); correlating (1865); correlative (1530).
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