noncoincidence

noun
non·​co·​in·​ci·​dence | \ ˌnän-kō-ˈin(t)-sə-dən(t)s How to pronounce noncoincidence (audio) , -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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“Noncoincidence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncoincidence. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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