Definition of concurrent adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//kənˈkʌrənt//
; NAmE NAmE//kənˈkɜːrənt//
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concurrent (with something) existing or happening at the same time He was imprisoned for two concurrent terms of 30 months and 18 months. Word Originlate Middle English: from Latin concurrent- ‘running together, meeting’, from the verb concurrere, from con- ‘together with’ + currere ‘to run’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: concurrent