corrival

noun
cor·​ri·​val | \ kə-ˈrī-vəl How to pronounce corrival (audio) , kȯ-, kō- \
variants: or corival

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corrival or corival adjective

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  • noncompetitor
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Examples of corrival in a Sentence

two universities that are long-standing corrivals for the title of best in the nation

First Known Use of corrival

1579, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for corrival

Middle French, from Latin corrivalis, from com- + rivalis rival

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The first known use of corrival was in 1579

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“Corrival.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corrival. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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