What is correspondence?

  • (noun): Communication by exchange of letters.
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "correspondence":

  • (noun): (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact correspondence of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane.
    Synonyms: symmetry, symmetricalness, balance
  • (noun): A function such that for every element of one set there is a unique element of another set.
    Synonyms: mapping, map
  • (noun): Compatibility of observations.
    Example: "The results of two tests were in correspondence"
    Synonyms: agreement
  • (noun): Communication by the exchange of letters.
  • (noun): Similarity by virtue of correspondence.
    Synonyms: parallelism