noncoincidence

noun non·co·in·ci·dence \ ˌnän-kō-ˈin(t)-sə-dən(t)s , -sə-ˌden(t)s \

Definition of noncoincidence

: the fact or state of not coinciding : lack of coincidence
  • Net metering will simply shift the burden created by noncoincidence of generation and load from the end user to the utility.
  • —Robert Zogg
also : an occurrence that is not a coincidence
  • Last week I told you about the noncoincidence involving characters with the same name on "Jack & Bobby" and "Brothers & Sisters."
  • —Scott D. Pierce

First Known Use of noncoincidence

1789

in the meaning defined above

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