from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To be of the same opinion; agree: concurred on the issue of preventing crime. See Synonyms at assent.
- intransitive v. To act together; cooperate.
- intransitive v. To occur at the same time; coincide: icy sleet that concurred with a forceful wind.
- intransitive v. Obsolete To converge; meet.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To unite or agree (in action or opinion); to have a common opinion; to coincide; to correspond.
- v. To meet in the same point; to combine or conjoin; to contribute or help towards a common object or effect.
- v. To run together; to meet.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To run together; to meet.
- intransitive v. To meet in the same point; to combine or conjoin; to contribute or help toward a common object or effect.
- intransitive v. To unite or agree (in action or opinion); to join; to act jointly; to agree; to coincide; to correspond.
- intransitive v. To assent; to consent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To run together; meet in a point in space.
- To come together or be accordant, as in character, action, or opinion; agree; coincide: followed by with before the person or thing and in before the object of concurrence.
- To unite; combine; be associated: as, many causes concurred in bringing about his fall.
- Eccles., to fall on two consecutive days, as two feasts. See concurrence, 4.
- To assent: with to.
- In law, to assert, with other claimants, a claim against the estate of an insolvent.
- In English law, to unite in two or more persons the title to a single estate.
- n. In mod. geom., the straight determined by two coplanar flat pencils.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. be in accord; be in agreement
- v. happen simultaneously
Middle English concurren, from Latin concurrere, to meet, coincide : com-, com- + currere, to run; see kers- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin concurrere ("to run together, agree") (Wiktionary)