Definition of COINCIDENT

present at the same time and place <the hard economic times and the coincident increase in crime were a double strain on the city's social services>
occupying the same space <a study to determine whether the areas with the highest family incomes were coincident with the locations boasting the highest percentage of college graduates>
existing or occurring at the same period of time <coincident changes in the region's demographic makeup that were little noted at the time>

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