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co·in·ci·den·tal

 (kō-ĭn′sĭ-dĕn′tl)
adj.
1. Occurring as or resulting from coincidence.
2. Happening or existing at the same time.

co·in′ci·den′tal·ly, co·in′ci·dent′ly adv.

coincidental

(kəʊˌɪnsɪˈdɛntəl)
adj
of or happening by a coincidence; fortuitous

co•in•ci•den•tal

(koʊˌɪn sɪˈdɛn tl)

adj.
1. being the result of coincidence: a coincidental meeting.
2. occurring at the same time.
[1790–1800]
co•in`ci•den′tal•ly, co•in′ci•dent•ly (-dənt li) adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.coincidental - occurring or operating at the same time; "a series of coincident events"
synchronal, synchronic, synchronous - occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase; "recovery was synchronous with therapy"- Jour.A.M.A.; "a synchronous set of clocks"; "the synchronous action of a bird's wings in flight"; "synchronous oscillations"

coincidental

adjective accidental, unintentional, unintended, unplanned, fortuitous, fluky (informal), chance, casual Any resemblance to actual persons, places or events is purely coincidental.
chance planned, calculated, deliberate, intentional, prearranged, done on purpose
Translations
náhodný
tilfældig
istodobanistovremenkoincidentanslučajan
egybeesõ
tilfallandi
rastlantılıtesadüfî

coincidental

[kəʊˌɪnsɪˈdentl] ADJ
1. (= by chance) → fortuito, casual
2. (= simultaneous) → coincidente

coincidental

[ˌkəʊɪnsɪˈdɛntəl] adj [resemblance, event] → fortuit(e)
it is coincidental that ... → c'est une coïncidence si ..., c'est une coïncidence que ...

coincidental

adj, coincidentally
advzufällig

coincidental

[kəʊˌɪnsɪˈdɛntl] adj it's entirely coincidentalè (una) pura combinazione

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
References in classic literature ?
That their appearance was coincidental with the arrival of the Arangi was an association that occurred as a matter of course in Jerry's brain.
Also, it is whispered that Captain Malu mentioned that a case of Scotch would be coincidental with any particularly gorgeous insight Mr.
The print on this sock represents a Lego figurine, any other meaning is entirely coincidental and we apologise if this motif has offended anyone.
Is it coincidental that the Co-op closed for refurbishment a few days before Aldi opened?
According to CA boss, James Sutherland, the decision to conduct the review was made before the recent Australian Crime Commission report, which highlighted the threat of match-fixing as well as doping concerns, and added the timing of the announcement was coincidental, News.
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According to Mircev, it is not coincidental that the visit happens exactly on the day of the ten year anniversary from the signing of the Stabilization and Association Agreement.
But I don't think heat makes a difference to gender - it may be just coincidental.
In a statement on their website which came after Joe Satriani filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles last week, the band said any similarities between their music and the American strummer was "entirely coincidental.
Thompson nicely underplays the film's coincidental connections and melodrama, creating a tone that's assured, relaxed and easy to appreciate.
SHAME on all those who have made cutting jokes and inane word plays about the weirdly coincidental fact that the calorifically-challenged Vanessa Feltz is marrying a bloke from a band called Phats & Small.
As of late last year more than 35,000 air travelers had applied to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for redress, claiming that their names were placed on the list in error, or that they had been held at an airport because of a coincidental match.