coextensive

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adjective co·ex·ten·sive \ˌkō-ik-ˈsten(t)-siv\

Definition of coextensive

  1. :  having the same spatial or temporal scope or boundaries

coextensively

adverb

Examples of coextensive in a sentence

  1. <South Dakota's Todd County is coextensive with the Rosebud Sioux Reservation.>

  2. <the golden age of Dutch culture was roughly coextensive with the Netherlands' reign as a world power>

1679

First Known Use of coextensive

1679


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