Coextend
Coextend Co`ex*tend, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Coextended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Coextending}.] To extend through the same space or time with another; to extend to the same degree. [1913 Webster]

According to which the least body may be coextended with the greatest. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

Has your English language one single word that is coextended through all these significations? --Bentley. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • coextend — [kō΄ik stend′] vt., vi. to extend equally in space or time coextension [kō΄ik sten′shən] n …   English World dictionary

  • coextend — coextension /koh ik sten sheuhn/, n. /koh ik stend /, v.t., v.i. to extend equally through the same space or duration. [1610 20; CO + EXTEND] * * * …   Universalium

  • coextend — verb To extend along with another. See Also: coextension …   Wiktionary

  • coextend — Synonyms and related words: accompany, agree, be in phase, be in time, be parallel, coexist, coincide, concur, contemporize, equal, go alongside, go beside, isochronize, keep in step, keep pace with, match, parallel, run abreast, run parallel,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • coextend — co•ex•tend [[t]ˌkoʊ ɪkˈstɛnd[/t]] v. t. v. i. to extend equally through the same space or length of time • Etymology: 1610–20 co ex•ten′sion ˈstɛn ʃən n …   From formal English to slang

  • coextend — /koʊəkˈstɛnd/ (say kohuhk stend) verb (t) 1. to cause to extend equally through the same space or duration. –verb (i) 2. to reach the same limit in space or duration. –coextension, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • coextend — coextension /koh ik sten sheuhn/, n. /koh ik stend /, v.t., v.i. to extend equally through the same space or duration. [1610 20; CO + EXTEND] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coextended — Coextend Co ex*tend, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Coextended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Coextending}.] To extend through the same space or time with another; to extend to the same degree. [1913 Webster] According to which the least body may be coextended with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coextending — Coextend Co ex*tend, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Coextended}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Coextending}.] To extend through the same space or time with another; to extend to the same degree. [1913 Webster] According to which the least body may be coextended with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coextension — See coextend. * * * …   Universalium

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