concomitance


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con·com·i·tance

 (kən-kŏm′ĭ-təns)
n.
1. Occurrence or existence together or in connection with one another.
2. A concomitant.

concomitance

(kənˈkɒmɪtəns) or

concomitancy

n
1. existence or occurrence together or in connection with another
2. a thing that exists in connection with another
3. (Theology) Christian theol the doctrine that the body and blood of Christ are present in the Eucharist

con•com•i•tance

(kɒnˈkɒm ɪ təns, kən-)

n.
1. the quality or relation of being concomitant.
[1525–35; < Medieval Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.concomitance - occurrence or existence together or in connection with one another
conjunction, co-occurrence, coincidence, concurrence - the temporal property of two things happening at the same time; "the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable"
References in classic literature ?
So true is this, that when a man is by nature liable to such affections, arising from some concomitance of elements in his constitution, it is a probable inference that he has the corresponding complexion of skin.
Similarly those abnormal psychic states which are not inborn, but arise from the concomitance of certain other elements, and are difficult to remove, or altogether permanent, are called qualities, for in virtue of them men are said to be such and such.
ownership with the candid concomitance of a brass band.
I will consider the potential concomitance of condemnation and natural happiness when I discuss Maritain's eschatological proposal (in place of apokatastasis).
It should take into account the following characteristics - The going of the fairing area during the execution of services,- Concomitance with other providers designated for maintenance of the fairing area- Protection of the environment and the quality of port waters.
Alors, par simple concomitance, des foyers d'irradiation esthethique se renvoient des eclats, comme par exemple Oriane de Guermantes liee a son paysage ancestral, ou Odette Swann transportant avec elle l'euphorie d'un espace continuellement lie a elle, symbole par excellence de beaute feminine.
Une nouvelle adaptation juridique est en cours d'etude et en concomitance avec elle, une reforme des champs mediatiques et de leur regulation.
The report entitled Towards a water and food secure future and launched today at the World Water Forum in concomitance with the World Water Council urges government policies and public and private investment to ensure that crops, livestock and fish are sustainably produced in ways also aimed at safeguarding water resources.
Dans cette optique, la coexistence entre la massification de l'enseignement superieur et la concomitance d'une democratisation egalisatrice au college, mais segregative a l'universite s'inscrit dans l'orientation ideologique neoliberale des provinces canadiennes et dans l'organisation de leurs systemes scolaires.
The 2015 barometer was prepared by Concomitance from a telephone and email survey conducted throughout Europe in November 2014 to present the main trends for the coming year.
Midas' toxic touch renders the lavish feast tainted, inedible; the alarming concomitance of arid earth tone slips on what should be alluring delicacies points to the virulent nature of this repast.
In obese as well as in nonobese subjects, the presence of insulin resistance signals the concomitance of other metabolic and hemodynamic abnormalities, a cluster known as the insulin resistance syndrome [22].