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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Comport  \Com*port"\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Comported};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Comporting}.]  [F.  comporter,  LL  comportare  fr.L. 
  comportare  to  bring  together;  com-  +  portare  to  carry.  See 
  {Port  demeanor}.] 
  1.  To  bear  or  endure;  to  put  up  (with);  as  to  comport  with 
  an  injury.  [Obs.]  --Barrow. 
 
  2.  To  agree;  to  accord;  to  suit;  --  sometimes  followed  by 
  with 
 
  How  ill  this  dullness  doth  comport  with  greatness. 
  --Beau.  &  Fl 
 
  How  their  behavior  herein  comported  with  the 
  institution.  --Locke. 




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