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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Being in agreement; harmonious.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. In agreement; harmonious

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • In accord, harmony, or sympathy; having a mutual, esp. a private, understanding; of a hypnotic subject, being in such a mental state as to be especially subject to the influence of a particular person or persons.
  • n. in accord, harmony, or sympathy; having a mutual, especially a private, understanding; in mesmerism, in that relation of sympathy which permits influence or communication.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In relation or connection; in or into communication or association; especially, in sympathetic relation: as, to bring A en rapport with B, or two persons with each other.

Etymologies

French : en, in + rapport, agreement.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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