contemporaneity
noun Date: 1772 the quality or state of being contemporaneous or contemporary

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  • Contemporaneity — Con*tem po*ra*ne i*ty, n. The state of being contemporaneous. [1913 Webster] The lines of contemporaneity in the o[ o]litic system. J. Philips. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • contemporaneity — contemporaneous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ existing at or occurring in the same period of time. DERIVATIVES contemporaneity noun contemporaneously adverb contemporaneousness noun. ORIGIN Latin, from tempus time …   English terms dictionary

  • contemporaneity — See contemporaneous. * * * …   Universalium

  • contemporaneity — noun The state or characteristic of being contemporaneous. Syn: contemporaneousness, cotemporality …   Wiktionary

  • contemporaneity — n. quality of belonging to the same period of time …   English contemporary dictionary

  • contemporaneity — con·tem·po·ra·ne·i·ty …   English syllables

  • contemporaneity —  Современность …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • contemporaneity — noun 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, ↑contemporaneousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Game of Contemporaneity — or dojidai gemu (同時代ゲーム) is a novel by Nobel prize winner Oe Kenzaburo, published in 1979.The Game of Contemporaneity was originally inspired on Diego Rivera’s mural Dream on a Sunday Afternoon in the Central Alameda . Oe’s approach to history… …   Wikipedia

  • contemporaneous — contemporaneity /keuhn tem peuhr euh nee i tee/, contemporaneousness, n. contemporaneously, adv. /keuhn tem peuh ray nee euhs/, adj. living or occurring during the same period of time; contemporary. [1650 60; < L contemporaneus, equiv. to con CON …   Universalium

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