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Coincident vs. Coincidence

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  • Coincident (adjective)

    Occurring at the same time.

  • Coincident (adjective)

    Being in the same location.

  • Coincident (adjective)

    Being in accordance, matching.

  • Coincident (noun)

    Either of multiple simultaneous related incidents

  • Coincidence (noun)

    Of objects, the property of being coincident; occurring at the same time or place.

  • Coincidence (noun)

    Of events, the appearance of a meaningful connection when there is none.

  • Coincidence (noun)

    A coincidence point.

  • Coincidence (noun)

    A fixed point of a correspondence; a point of a variety corresponding to itself under a correspondence.

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  • Coincident (adjective)

    occurring together in space or time

    "the fall in the stock market was coincident with the slowdown in economic activity"

  • Coincident (adjective)

    in agreement or harmony

    "the stake of defence attorneys is not always coincident with that of their clients"

  • Coincidence (noun)

    a remarkable concurrence of events or circumstances without apparent causal connection

    "they met by coincidence"

    "it was a coincidence that she was wearing a jersey like Laura's"

  • Coincidence (noun)

    the fact of corresponding in nature or in time of occurrence

    "the coincidence of interest between the mining companies and certain politicians"

  • Coincidence (noun)

    the presence of ionizing particles or other objects in two or more detectors simultaneously, or of two or more signals simultaneously in a circuit.

Oxford Dictionary
  • Coincident (adjective)

    Having coincidence; occupying the same place; contemporaneous; concurrent; - followed by with.

  • Coincident (noun)

    One of two or more coincident events; a coincidence.

  • Coincidence (noun)

    The condition of occupying the same place in space; as, the coincidence of circles, surfaces, etc.

  • Coincidence (noun)

    The condition or fact of happening at the same time; as, the coincidence of the deaths of John Adams and Thomas Jefferson.

  • Coincidence (noun)

    Exact correspondence in nature, character, result, circumstances, etc.; concurrence; agreement.

Webster Dictionary
  • Coincident (adjective)

    occurring or operating at the same time;

    "a series of coincident events"

  • Coincident (adjective)

    matching point for point;

    "coincident circles"

  • Coincidence (noun)

    an event that might have been arranged although it was really accidental

  • Coincidence (noun)

    the quality of occupying the same position or area in space;

    "he waited for the coincidence of the target and the cross hairs"

  • Coincidence (noun)

    the temporal property of two things happening at the same time;

    "the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable"

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