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Further, the idea of hereditary high priesthood, or family sanctity at any rate, is thoroughly congruous to Oriental thought.
It might have been expected that Lola would now quit California and return to more congruous surroundings.
LOLA MONTEZEDMUND B. D'AUVERGNE
All around is the irrational, that which is not congruous with reason.
Nothing less congruous with the writer's nature could be conceived.
CHARLOTTE BRONTT. WEMYSS REID
It was urged at the end of the third chapter that it is congruous to credit mineral species with an internal power or force.
ON THE GENESIS OF SPECIESST. GEORGE MIVART
In her search for a congruous room to work in, the idea of causing a pavilion to be erected in the elm vista occurred to her.
CASHEL BYRON'S PROFESSIONGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
It seemed to fit into the picture, as a wheel-chair accords with the spirit of Atlantic City, as a caléche is congruous to Quebec.
Anyone less congruous as the bride-elect of the debonair Aristide Pujol it was impossible to imagine.
To blend them one with another into an harmonious or congruous whole surpasses my skill, or perhaps my diligence.
The figure was so congruous with its surroundings that she saw with surprise a face totally strange to her.
THE POWER AND THE GLORYGRACE MACGOWAN COOKE

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oligopolynoun | [ol-i-gop-uh-lee ]SEE DEFINITION