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contemporaneousness

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contemporaneousness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Contemporaneous  \Con*tem`po*ra"ne*ous\,  a.  [L.  contemporaneus; 
  con-  +  tempus  time.  See  {Temporal},  and  cf 
  {Contemporaneous}.] 
  Living,  existing,  or  occurring  at  the  same  time; 
  contemporary. 
 
  The  great  age  of  Jewish  philosophy,  that  of  Aben  Esra, 
  Maimonides,  and  Kimchi  had  been  contemporaneous  with 
  the  later  Spanish  school  of  Arabic  philosophy.  --Milman 
  --  {Con*tem`po*ra"ne*ous*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  contemporaneousness 
  n  1:  the  quality  of  being  current  or  of  the  present:  "a  shopping 
  mall  would  instill  a  spirit  of  modernity  into  this 
  village"  [syn:  {modernity},  {modernness},  {modernism},  {contemporaneity}] 
  2:  the  quality  of  belonging  to  the  same  period  of  time  [syn:  {contemporaneity}] 




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