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

  • adj. Occupying the same area in space or happening at the same time: a series of coincident events. See Synonyms at contemporary.
  • adj. Being very similar to another, as in nature: testimony that was coincident with the actual facts.
  • adj. Matching point for point; coinciding: coincident circles.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Occurring at the same time.
  • adj. Being in the same location.
  • adj. Being in accordance, matching.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having coincidence; occupying the same place; contemporaneous; concurrent; -- followed by with.
  • n. One of two or more coincident events; a coincidence.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Occupying the same place in space, or the same position in a scale or series; coinciding.
  • Happening at the same time; coexistent: with with.
  • Concurrent; exactly corresponding; in all respects conformable; consistent.
  • n. A concurrence; a coincidence.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. matching point for point
  • adj. occurring or operating at the same time

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