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con·tem·po·ra·ne·ous

contemporaneous

 
pronunciation:
kn tem p reI ni s
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: starting, existing, or occurring at the same, or roughly the same, time.
Spain's discovery of the New World and its expulsion of the Jews from Spain were contemporaneous events.The reign of Elizabeth I of England was contemporaneous with the reign of Ivan the Terrible of Russia.
similar words:
contemporary
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derivations: contemporaneously (adv.), contemporaneousness (n.)