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Originating, existing, or happening during the same period of time: the contemporaneous reigns of two monarchs. See Synonyms at contemporary.

[Latin contemporāneus : com-, com- + tempus, tempor-, time + -āneus, adj. suff.]

con·tem′po·ra·ne′i·ty (-pər-ə-nē′ĭ-tē, -nā′-), con·tem′po·ra′ne·ous·ness n.
con·tem′po·ra′ne·ous·ly adv.
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Noun1.contemporaneousness - the quality of being current or of the presentcontemporaneousness - the quality of being current or of the present; "a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village"
currentness, up-to-dateness, currency - the property of belonging to the present time; "the currency of a slang term"
2.contemporaneousness - the quality of belonging to the same period of time
conjunction, co-occurrence, coincidence, concurrence - the temporal property of two things happening at the same time; "the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable"
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From this observation, his article displaces the idea that the new Frankenstein film should respond to a tradition whose opening frame would be Mary Shelley's text to point out meanings that the re-construction of this myth means in our contemporaneousness.
At any rate, the street has been under different interpretation lenses, including its study as a "cultural device" (AGIER, 2011), as a "space of diversity and vitality" (JACOBS, 2009), as a "political arena" (MINTZBERG, 2006), as a "field of disputes" (BOURDIEU, 2010), and furthermore becoming a favored "heterotopia" for the observation and analysis of relational phenomena that are a highlight of contemporaneousness.
Without the contemporaneousness and urgency of the ongoing emergency, the statement in this context is no different than any other hearsay statement, and thus poses the same dangers (e.
In fact, an absolute contemporaneousness exists between the work and its present beholder that persists unhampered despite every intensification of the historical consciousness.
289) The contemporaneousness rule stands in contrast to rational basis review, under which a regulatory action is upheld if it could be supported by any conceivable rational basis.
Time pressure, contemporaneousness and live interaction, which are the three pertinent factors that have driven research into spoken interpreting, are remotely relevant to the translation of EAR.
The agenda setting model gives the media its function of hierarchy, of selecting and ordering information, building the image of the contemporaneousness, which thus becomes a media product.
In various publications of the 1990s, we pointed out that the radiocarbon dates of pairs of adults in double burials did not support the hypothesis of their contemporaneousness in life, but rather raised the possibility that they represented women and men separated by a minimum of two generations.
This is not the past of Chronos, it is not past presents, but that which causes the present to pass; it is the pure a priori past which, in its contemporaneousness with the present, marks the difference inherent to the present as temporal becoming.
So that, this ennui of temporal margins, will expand his shadow over contemporaneousness.
of contemporaneousness, or near contemporaneousness, reduces the chance