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coterminous

co·ter·mi·nous

coterminous

pronunciation:
ko tuhr mih ns
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having the same border or end point, or covering the same area.
This contract is coterminous with the fiscal year.
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The word coterminous contains the following parts:
co- Latin prefix that means with, together
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The prefix co- is a reduced form of com- often used before roots beginning with vowels, such as "ax" and "ev." It is also used with existing English words to indicate a role of fellowship (coworker) or that something is done together (cowrite) See com-.
term Latin root that means end, boundary