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



BrE BrE//kəʊˈɪnsɪdənt//
; NAmE NAmE//koʊˈɪnsɪdənt//
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coincident (with something) (formal) happening in the same place or at the same time Word Originmid 16th cent.: from medieval Latin coincident- ‘coinciding’, from the verb coincidere ‘coincide, agree’, from co- ‘together with’ + incidere ‘fall upon or into’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: coincident