consonancy

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consonancy

  1. (obsolete) consistency; congruity
    • 1602 : Hamlet by William Shakespeare, act 2 scene 2 lines 249-254
      But let me conjure
      you, by the rights of our fellowship, by the consonancy
      of our youth, by the obligation of our ever-preserved
      love, and by what more dear a better proposer can
      charge you withal, be even and direct with me whether
      you were sent for or no.
    • Hammond
      The perfect consonancy of our persecuted church to the doctrines of Scripture and antiquity.