#### Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

##### by Jerzy Trzeciak

## match

**1**

The algorithm compares x with each entry in turn until a match is found
or the list is exhausted.

**2**

[*see also*: accord, agree, correspond] Suppose the first three characters of the pattern match three
consecutive text characters.

Now F is defined to make G and H match up at the left end of I.

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