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co·in·ci·dence

 (kō-ĭn′sĭ-dəns, -dĕns′)
n.
1. The state or fact of occupying the same relative position or area in space.
2. A sequence of events that although accidental seems to have been planned or arranged.
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coincidence

(kəʊˈɪnsɪdəns)
n
1. a chance occurrence of events remarkable either for being simultaneous or for apparently being connected
2. the fact, condition, or state of coinciding
3. (Electronics) (modifier) electronics of or relating to a circuit that produces an output pulse only when both its input terminals receive pulses within a specified interval: coincidence gate. Compare anticoincidence
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co•in•ci•dence

(koʊˈɪn sɪ dəns)

n.
1. a striking occurrence by mere chance of two or more events at one time: Our meeting was pure coincidence.
2. the act, fact, or condition of coinciding.
[1595–1605]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coincidence - an event that might have been arranged although it was really accidental
chance event, fortuity, accident, stroke - anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause; "winning the lottery was a happy accident"; "the pregnancy was a stroke of bad luck"; "it was due to an accident or fortuity"
2.coincidence - the quality of occupying the same position or area in space; "he waited for the coincidence of the target and the cross hairs"
spatial relation, position - the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated; "the position of the hands on the clock"; "he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage"
3.coincidence - the temporal property of two things happening at the same time; "the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable"
simultaneity, simultaneousness - happening or existing or done at the same time
concomitance - occurrence or existence together or in connection with one another
overlap - the property of partial coincidence in time
contemporaneity, contemporaneousness - the quality of belonging to the same period of time
unison - occurring together or simultaneously; "the two spoke in unison"
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coincidence

noun chance, accident, luck, fluke, eventuality, stroke of luck, happy accident, fortuity By an amazing coincidence, their sons were all born on the same day.
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Translations
shodashoda okolností
sammentræftilfælde
yhteensattuma
צירוף-מקרים
podudarnost
tilviljun
事が同時に起こること
동시 발생
sutapimas
naključjepo naključju
tillfällighet
ความสอดคล้องต้องกัน
trùng hợp ngẫu nhiên

coincidence

[kəʊˈɪnsɪdəns] Ncoincidencia f, casualidad f
what a coincidence!¡qué coincidencia!, ¡qué casualidad!
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coincidence

[kəʊˈɪnsɪdəns] n (= chance) → coïncidence f
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coincidence

n
Zufall m, → Fügung f (geh); what a coincidence!welch ein Zufall!; it is no coincidence that …es ist kein Zufall, dass …, es ist nicht von ungefähr, dass …
(= occurring or coming together, in time) → Zusammentreffen nt; (in place) → Zusammenfall m; (= agreement)Übereinstimmung f
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coincidence

[kəʊˈɪnsɪdns] n (chance) → coincidenza, combinazione f
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coincide

(kouinˈsaid) verb
1. to occupy (often by accident) the same space or time. Her arrival coincided with his departure.
2. to agree. This coincides with what he told us; Their tastes in music coincide.
coincidence (kouˈinsidəns) noun
(an) accidental happening of one event at the same time as another. By a strange coincidence we were both on the same train.
coˌinciˈdental (-ˈden-) adjective
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coincidence

تَزَامُن shoda okolností sammentræf Zufall σύμπτωση casualidad yhteensattuma coïncidence podudarnost coincidenza 事が同時に起こること 동시 발생 toeval sammentreff zbieg okoliczności coincidência совпадение tillfällighet ความสอดคล้องต้องกัน rastlantı trùng hợp ngẫu nhiên 巧合
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coincidence

n. coincidencia;
by ___por casualidad.
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Vena Cava and Left Sided Inferior Vena Cava Coincidance with Coronary Sinus Aneurysm: A Surprise on Transient Cardiac Pacemaker Implantation.
The geochemical indices, such as the Al/(Al + Fe + Mn), [Al.sub.2][O.sub.3]/([Al.sub.2][O.sub.3] + [Fe.sub.2][O.sub.3]), Sc/Th, [(La/Yb).sub.N], [(La/Ce).sub.N], and [(La/Lu).sub.N], demonstrate that the siliceous rocks were deposited in a marginal sea basin, in coincidance with the geochemical discrimination diagrams.