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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·ge·nial /kənˈʤiniəl, ˈʤinjəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·gen·ial a.
 1. Partaking of the same nature; allied by natural characteristics; kindred; sympathetic.
    Congenial souls! whose life one avarice joins.   --Pope.
    two congenial spirits united . . . by mutual confidence and reciprocal virtues  --T. L. Peacock
 2.  Naturally adapted; suited to the disposition; as, a congenial atmosphere to work in. Congenial clime.”
    To defame the excellence with which it has no sympathy . . . is its congenial work.   --I. Taylor.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: suitable to your needs or similar to your nature; "a
             congenial atmosphere to work in"; "two congenial
             spirits united...by mutual confidence and reciprocal
             virtues"- T.L.Peacock [syn: agreeable] [ant: uncongenial]
      2: used of plants; capable of cross-fertilization or of being