Definitions for co-occurrence
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word co-occurrence
accompaniment, concomitant, attendant, co-occurrence(noun)
an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another
concurrence, coincidence, conjunction, co-occurrence(noun)
the temporal property of two things happening at the same time
"the interval determining the coincidence gate is adjustable"
The fact of a thing occurring simultaneously with something else; correlation.
An instance of a thing occurring simultaneously with something else; co-incidence.
Co-occurrence or cooccurrence is a linguistics term that can either mean concurrence / coincidence or, in a more specific sense, the above-chance frequent occurrence of two terms from a text corpus alongside each other in a certain order. Co-occurrence in this linguistic sense can be interpreted as an indicator of semantic proximity or an idiomatic expression. In contrast to collocation, co-occurrence assumes interdependency of the two terms. A co-occurrence restriction is identified when linguistic elements never occur together. Analysis of these restrictions can lead to discoveries about the structure and development of a language.
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