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Usage examples for correlative

  1. Nothing is more graphic than Bastwick's account of the almost regal reverence claimed for the Archbishop of Canterbury, the traffic of the streets interrupted when he issued from Lambeth, the overturning of the stalls; the author's description of the excessive power of the bishops, of the extortions of the ecclesiastical courts, is corroborated by abundant correlative testimony; and he appeals for the truth of his charges of immorality against the clergy of that time to the actual cases that came before the High Commission. – Books Condemned to be Burnt by James Anson Farrer
  2. One is the conception of human equality; the other, and correlative, conception is that of a single society of all the human race. – The Unity of Civilization by Various
  3. Each is correlative to the other; we cannot understand the one without the other. – Ontology or the Theory of Being by Peter Coffey
  4. The power to coin money being thus given to congress, founded on public necessity, it must carry with it the correlative power of protecting the creature and object of that power. – Monopolies and the People by D. C. Cloud
  5. It was a story of a sort and with a setting that Mark Twain loved, and as he read there came a correlative idea. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  6. The right of the Federal Government, which is clear and unquestionable, to enforce the Constitution upon them implies the correlative obligation on our part to observe its limitations and execute its guaranties. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. In more modern terms we might here speak of the principle of the correlative, which Ogilvie rehearses in his treatment of the correspondence of subject and metaphor, and even indeed of metaphor as a mode of vision. – An Essay on the Lyric Poetry of the Ancients by John Ogilvie Commentator: Wallace Jackson
  8. We are now, then, to attempt a genesis of intellect at the same time as a genesis of material bodies- two enterprises that are evidently correlative, if it be true that the main lines of our intellect mark out the general form of our action on matter, and that the detail of matter is ruled by the requirements of our action. – Creative Evolution by Henri Bergson
  9. With all the beauty and enjoyment of this very beautiful and very enjoyable world, there was something still better to be sought and found; somewhat still more beautiful, far more enjoyable; and the correlative fact that the search and attainment were, or might be, attended with some difficulty and requiring some effort or resolution, was simply an additional stimulus. – The End of a Coil by Susan Warner
  10. " Receiving" is the correlative of " The Gift." – The Spirit-Filled Life by John MacNeil Commentator: Andrew Murray
  11. The rights and duties of master and apprentice are correlative and reciprocal. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
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