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Pronunciation:  kow'insidnt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  matching point for point; "coincident circles"
  2. [adj]  occurring or operating at the same time; "a series of coincident events"

COINCIDENT is a 10 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: at the same time(p), coincidental, coinciding, concurrent, congruent, cooccurring, simultaneous, synchronal, synchronic, synchronous



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Co*in"ci*dent\, a. [Cf. F. co["i]ncident.]
    Having coincidence; occupying the same place;
    contemporaneous; concurrent; -- followed by with.
          Christianity teaches nothing but what is perfectly
          suitable to, and coincident with, the ruling principles
          of a virtuous and well-inclined man.     --South.
  2. \Co*in"ci*dent\, n.
    One of two or more coincident events; a coincidence. [R.]
    ``Coincidents and accidents.'' --Froude.
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