cor·re·spon·dent /ˌkɔrəˈspɑndənt, ˌkɑr-/
Cor·re·spond·ent a. Suitable; adapted; fit; corresponding; congruous; conformable; in accord or agreement; obedient; willing.
Action correspondent or repugnant unto the law. --Hooker.
As fast the correspondent passions rise. --Thomson.
I will be correspondent to command. --Shak.
1. One with whom intercourse is carried on by letter.
2. One who communicates information, etc., by letter or telegram to a newspaper or periodical.
3. Com. One who carries on commercial intercourse by letter or telegram with a person or firm at a distance.
adj : similar or correspondent in some respects though otherwise
dissimilar; "brains and computers are often considered
analogous"; "surimi is marketed as analogous to
crabmeat" [syn: analogous]
n 1: someone who communicates by means of letters [syn: letter
2: a journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers
or broadcast media [syn: newspaperman, newspaperwoman,