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

 

coeval

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//kəʊˈiːvl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//koʊˈiːvl//
 
 
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(formal) coeval (with something) (of two or more things) having the same age or date of origin The industry is coeval with the construction of the first railways. Word Origin early 17th cent. (as a noun): from late Latin coaevus, from co- ‘jointly’ + Latin aevum ‘age’.
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