from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Occupying the same area in space or happening at the same time: synonym: contemporary.
  • adjective Being in agreement or harmony.
  • adjective Matching point for point; coinciding.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • 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.
  • noun A concurrence; a coincidence.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of two events Occurring at the same time.
  • adjective of two objects Being in the same location.
  • adjective Being in accordance, matching.

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

  • adjective matching point for point
  • adjective occurring or operating at the same time


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