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respondence

[ri-spon-duh ns] /rɪˈspɒn dəns/
noun
1.
the act of responding; response:
respondence to a stimulus.
Also, respondency.
Origin
obsolete French
1580-1590
1580-90; < obsolete French; see respond, -ence
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  • Secretary's working drafts, also include a few items of cor respondence, newspaper clippings.
  • The information contained in your cor-respondence is incorporated by reference herein.
  • The secretary receives and opens all mail, including collective bargaining cor- respondence.
  • The intention was to keep the cor respondence quiet until the sentiment of all the national committeemen had been ascertained.

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