Conformable

Con*form"a*ble

(?), a. 1. Corresponding in form, character, opinions, etc.; similar; like; consistent; proper or suitable; -- usually followed by to.
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The fragments of Sappho give us a taste of her way of writing perfectly conformable with that character.
Addison.
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I have been to you a true and humble wife, at all times to your will conformable
Shakespeare

Conformable to Scripture as well as to philosophy.
Whewell.
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To make matters somewhat conformable for the old knight.
Sir W. Scott.
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2. Disposed to compliance or obedience; ready to follow directions; quick to comply; submissive; compliant.
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I have been to you a true and humble wife,
At all times to your will conformable.
Shak.
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3. (Geol.) Parallel, or nearly so; -- said of strata in contact.
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