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Definitions for simultaneous
ˌsaɪ məlˈteɪ ni əs, ˌsɪm əl-si·mul·ta·ne·ous
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coincident, coincidental, coinciding, concurrent, co-occurrent, cooccurring, simultaneousadjective
occurring or operating at the same time
"a series of coincident events"
Occurring or transpiring at the same time.
Etymology: From simultaneus, from simultim, from simul; compare similar.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Acting together; existing at the same time.
Etymology: simultaneus, Latin.
If the parts may all change places at the same time, without any respect of priority or posteriority to each other’s motion, why may not bullets, closely crouded in a box, move by a like mutual and simultaneous exchange? Joseph Glanvill.
existing, happening, or done, at the same time; as, simultaneous events
Etymology: [LL. simultim at the same time, fr. L. simul. See Simulate.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sim-ul-t#x101;′nē-us, adj. acting, existing, or happening at the same time: (math.) satisfied by the same values of the variables or unknown quantities—of a set of equations.—ns. Simultanē′ity, Simultā′neousness.—adv. Simultā′neously. [Low L. simultaneus—L. simul, at the same time.]
The numerical value of simultaneous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of simultaneous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of simultaneous in a Sentence
Only criminal hands can be behind the simultaneous outbreak of about 50 fires across several localities.
It is possible we will have a separate but coordinated and simultaneous ceasefire with the government, we will still discuss the mode and timeframe of the truce, but we can easily agree to a simultaneous ceasefire.
To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.
There were two simultaneous attacks on (state oil firm) PPMC and NNPC pipelines.
It is critical to remember that the Ebola Fast FactsThe current outbreak outbreak in northwest Congo River is not the only challenge this country is facing, there is massive population displacement, food insecurity and malnutrition, particularly in the east of the country, and multiple simultaneous outbreaks of cholera, of measles and recently of vaccine-derived poliovirus.
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- متزامنة, معًاArabic
- simultaniCatalan, Valencian
- gleichzeitig, simultanGerman
- هم زمانPersian
- co-amailScottish Gaelic
- tukutahi, tautokoruaMāori
- simultaan, gelijktijdigDutch
- samtidig, samstundesNorwegian
- jednoczesny, równoczesnyPolish
- sȉmultān, исто̀добан, istòdoban, исто̀времен, си̏мулта̄н, istòvremenSerbo-Croatian
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