commensurate englannista suomeksi
oikeassa suhteessa, oikeassa suhteessa oleva
1962, Senator Mike Mansfield, "Report to the President on Southeast Asia-Vietnam"
- If it is essential in our interests to maintain a quasi-permanent position of power on the Asian mainland as against the Chinese then we must be prepared to continue to pay the present cost in Vietnam indefinitely and to meet any escalation on the other side with at least a commensurate escalation of commitment of our own.
To reduce to a common measure.
(RQ:Browne Pseudodoxia Epidemica)
1679, Timothy Puller, ''The moderation of the Church of England considered as useful for allaying the present distempers which the indisposition of the time hath contracted''
- The rare temper and proportion, which the Church of England useth in commensurating the Forms of Absolution to the degrees of preparation and necessity, is to be observed
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