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conjuncture

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noun con·junc·ture \kən-ˈjəŋ(k)-chər\

Definition of conjuncture

  1. 1 :  conjunction, union

  2. 2 :  a combination of circumstances or events usually producing a crisis :  juncture



Examples of conjuncture in a sentence

  1. <an unfortunate conjuncture of events—peak demand at a time of reduced output from hurricane-ravished refineries—resulted in skyrocketing gas prices>



1605

First Known Use of conjuncture

1605


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