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CONTEMPORANEOUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does contemporaneous mean? 

CONTEMPORANEOUS (adjective)
  The adjective CONTEMPORANEOUS has 2 senses:

1. occurring in the same period of time
2. of the same period

  Familiarity information: CONTEMPORANEOUS used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CONTEMPORANEOUS (adjective)


Sense 1contemporaneous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Occurring in the same period of time

Synonyms:

contemporaneous; contemporary

Context examples:

a rise in interest rates is often contemporaneous with an increase in inflation / the composer Salieri was contemporary with Mozart

Similar:

synchronal; synchronic; synchronous (occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase)


Sense 2contemporaneous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Of the same period

Synonyms:

coetaneous; coeval; contemporaneous

Similar:

synchronal; synchronic; synchronous (occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase)


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