con·​com·​i·​tance kən-ˈkä-mə-tən(t)s How to pronounce concomitance (audio)
: accompaniment
especially : a conjunction that is regular and is marked by correlative variation of accompanying elements

Examples of concomitance in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The researchers also looked at the role of such an increase in concomitance with unemployment. Annalisa Merelli, Quartz, 18 Jan. 2020

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1535, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of concomitance was circa 1535

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“Concomitance.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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