con|cur´rent|ness


con|cur´rent|ness
con|cur|rent «kuhn KUR uhnt», adjective, noun.
–adj.
1. happening at the same time; existing side by side: »

The twins had concurrent birthdays.

2. agreeing; harmonious: »

concurrent ideas.

SYNONYM(S): consistent.
3. working together; cooperating.
4. Law. having equal authority or jurisdiction; coordinate.
5. coming together; meeting in a point.
–n.
1. a concurrent thing or event.
2. a rival claimant; competitor.
con|cur´rent|ly, adverb.
con|cur´rent|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • con|cur|rent — «kuhn KUR uhnt», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. happening at the same time; existing side by side: »The twins had concurrent birthdays. 2. agreeing; harmonious: »concurrent ideas. SYNONYM(S): consistent. 3. working together; cooperating …   Useful english dictionary

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