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  • 1 coincide — COINCÍDE, pers. 3 coincíde, vb. III. intranz. 1. (Despre evenimente, fenomene etc.) A se petrece simultan, a se produce în acelaşi loc. 2. A fi identic, a se potrivi întocmai. ♦ (Despre linii, figuri, suprafeţe) A se suprapune perfect. [pr.: co… …

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  • 2 Coincide — Co in*cide , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Coincided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Coinciding}.] [L. co + incidere to fall on; in + cadere to fall: cf. F. co[ i]ncider. See {Chance}, n.] 1. To occupy the same place in space, as two equal triangles, when placed one… …

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  • 3 coincide — [kō΄in sīd′] vi. coincided, coinciding [Fr coincider < ML coincidere < L co , together + incidere, to fall upon: see INCIDENT] 1. to take up the same place in space; be exactly alike in shape, position, and area 2. to occur at the same… …

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  • 4 coincide — I (concur) verb accede, accept, accord, acquiesce, agree, approve, arrive at an agreement, arrive at an understanding, arrive at terms, assent, be accordant, be at one with, be of the same mind, be one with, come to an agreement, come to an… …

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  • 5 coincide — 1715, from Fr. coincider (14c.), from M.L. coincidere (in astrological use), lit. to fall upon together, from L. com together (see CO (Cf. co )) + incidere to fall upon (in upon + cadere to fall; see CASE (Cf. case) (1 …

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  • 6 coincide — concur, *agree Analogous words: accord, correspond, jibe, harmonize, tally (see AGREE): *match, equal Antonyms: differ Contrasted words: diverge (see SWERVE) …

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  • 7 coincide — [v] go along with; coexist accompany, accord, acquiesce, agree, be concurrent, befall, be the same, come about, concert, concur, correspond, equal, eventuate, harmonize, identify, jibe, match, occur simultaneously, quadrate, square, sync,… …

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  • 8 coincide — ► VERB 1) occur at the same time or place. 2) correspond in nature; tally. 3) be in agreement. ORIGIN Latin coincidere occur together …

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  • 9 coincide */*/ — UK [ˌkəʊɪnˈsaɪd] / US [ˌkoʊɪnˈsaɪd] verb [intransitive] Word forms coincide : present tense I/you/we/they coincide he/she/it coincides present participle coinciding past tense coincided past participle coincided 1) to happen at the same time as… …

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  • 10 coincide — co|in|cide [ˌkəuınˈsaıd US ˌkou ] v [Date: 1700 1800; : Medieval Latin; Origin: coincidere, from [i]Latin co ( CO ) + incidere ( INCIDENT)] 1.) to happen at the same time as something else, especially by chance →↑coincidence coincide with ▪ His… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 coincide — co|in|cide [ ,kouın saıd ] verb intransitive ** 1. ) to happen at the same time as something else: The arrivals of the boat and the train are supposed to coincide. coincide with: The statement was timed to coincide with the General s return to… …

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  • 12 coincide — verb (I) 1 to happen at the same time as something else, especially by chance; concur (2): Suspects are interviewed in separate rooms to see if their stories coincide. (+ with): The Suez crisis happened to coincide with the uprising in Hungary. | …

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  • 13 coincide — [[t]ko͟ʊɪnsa͟ɪd[/t]] coincides, coinciding, coincided 1) V RECIP If one event coincides with another, they happen at the same time. [V with n] The exhibition coincides with the 50th anniversary of his death... [V with n] Although his mental… …

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  • 14 coincide — verb 1 happen at the same time ADVERB ▪ exactly, precisely ▪ Her visit coincided exactly with a visit by the American president. ▪ roughly VERB + COINCIDE ▪ …

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  • 15 coincide — /koh in suyd /, v.i., coincided, coinciding. 1. to occupy the same place in space, the same point or period in time, or the same relative position: The centers of concentric circles coincide. Our vacations coincided this year. 2. to correspond… …

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  • 16 coincide — verb a) To occupy exactly the same space. The two squares coincide nicely. b) To occur at the same time. The conference will coincide with his vacation …

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  • 17 coincide — v. (D; intr.) to coincide with * * * [ˌkəʊɪn saɪd] (D; intr.) to coincide with …

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  • 18 coincide — verb 1) the events coincided Syn: occur simultaneously, happen together, be concurrent, concur, coexist 2) their interests do not always coincide Syn: correspond, tally, agree, accord, concur, match …

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  • 19 coincide — verb 1) the events coincided Syn: occur simultaneously, happen together, co occur, coexist 2) their interests do not always coincide Syn: tally, correspond, agree, accord, match up, be compatible …

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  • 20 coincide — co•in•cide [[t]ˌkoʊ ɪnˈsaɪd[/t]] v. i. cid•ed, cid•ing 1) to occupy the same location or period in time: Our vacations coincided this year[/ex] 2) to correspond exactly, as in nature 3) to concur: Our opinions coincide more often than not[/ex] •… …

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