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English adjective: consistent

1. consistent (sometimes followed by `with') in agreement or consistent or reliable

SamplesTestimony consistent with the known facts.
I have decided that the course of conduct which I am following is consistent with my sense of responsibility as president in time of war.

Similaraccordant, agreeable, concordant, conformable, consonant, pursuant, reconciled, self-consistent, unchanging

See alsoinvariable


2. consistent capable of being reproduced

SamplesAstonishingly reproducible results can be obtained.


Similarduplicable, duplicatable

Antonymsirreproducible, unreproducible

3. consistent marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts

SamplesA coherent argument.

Synonymscoherent, logical, ordered


See alsological, rational


4. consistent the same throughout in structure or composition

SamplesBituminous coal is often treated as a consistent and homogeneous product.


Similarhomogeneous, homogenous

Antonymsheterogeneous, heterogenous

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