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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The occurrence of events that happen at the same time by accident but seem to have some connection

Usage examples (38)
  • It is no coincidence that in no known language does the phrase "pretty as an airport" appear.
  • The interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable
  • He waited for the coincidence of the target and the cross hairs
  • The word coincidence exists in order to stop people from seeing meaning where none exists. for more
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