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co·in·ci·dence

coincidence

 
pronunciation:
ko In sih dns
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part of speech: noun
definition: the chance happening of two events at the same time.
What a coincidence that you came in just as I was thinking of you.
 
synonyms:
simultaneity
similar words:
accident, correspondence, fluke, luck
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The word coincidence contains the following part:
cad, cas, cid2 Latin root that means to fall