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concurrence

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1 the occurrence or existence of several things at once
  • the concurrence of my birthday and the concert by my favorite band made my preference for a birthday present pretty obvious

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2 the state of being of one opinion about something
  • looked for some sign of concurrence among the delegates to the conference

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3 the approval by someone in authority for the doing of something
  • we needed the concurrence of the boss before proceeding with the project

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“Concurrence.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/concurrence. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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