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Meaning of COINCIDE

Pronunciation:  `kowin'sId

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  happen simultaneously; "The two events coincided"
  2. [v]  be the same; "our views on this matter coincided"
  3. [v]  go with, fall together

COINCIDE is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: concur, cooccur
 See Also: agree, check, coexist, collocate with, come about, construe with, cooccur with, correspond, fit, gibe, go on, go with, hap, happen, jibe, match, occur, overlap, overlap, pass, pass off, take place, tally



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Co`in*cide"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Coincided}; p. pr.
& vb. n. {Coinciding}.] [L. co- + incidere to fall on; in +
cadere to fall: cf. F. co["i]ncider. See {Chance}, n.]
1. To occupy the same place in space, as two equal triangles,
   when placed one on the other.

         If the equator and the ecliptic had coincided, it
         would have rendered the annual revoluton of the
         earth useless.                        --Cheyne.

2. To occur at the same time; to be contemporaneous; as, the
   fall of Granada coincided with the discovery of America.

3. To correspond exactly; to agree; to concur; as, our aims

         The rules of right jugdment and of good
         ratiocination often coincide with each other.

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