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Definition of coherent adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    , NAmE//koʊˈhɛrənt//
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  1. 1(of ideas, thoughts, arguments, etc.) logical and well organized; easy to understand and clear a coherent narrative/account/explanation a coherent policy for the transport system
  2. 2(of a person) able to talk and express yourself clearly She only became coherent again two hours after the attack. opposite incoherent
adverb to express yourself coherently
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: coherent