concurrent

  • 1concurrent — concurrent, ente [ kɔ̃kyrɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. et n. • 1119; lat. concurrens, de concurrere « accourir ensemble » 1 ♦ Astron. Jours concurrents, ou ellipt les concurrents : jours qui s ajoutent aux cinquante deux semaines de l année pour faire concorder …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2concurrent — con·cur·rent /kən kər ənt/ adj 1: occurring, arising, or operating at the same time often in relationship, conjunction, association, or cooperation the power of taxation in the general and state governments is acknowledged to be concurrent… …

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  • 3concurrent — concurrent, ente (kon ku rran, ran t ) s. m. et f. 1°   Celui, celle qui prétend à une chose en même temps qu un autre. •   Il s est débarrassé de la foule importune, Du turbulent espoir de tant de concurrents, CORN. Pulch. II, 1. •   La reine… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 4Concurrent — Con*cur rent, a. [F. concurrent, L. concurrens, p. pr. of concurrere.] 1. Acting in conjunction; agreeing in the same act or opinion; contributing to the same event or effect; co[ o]perating. [1913 Webster] I join with these laws the personal… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5concurrent — UK US /kənˈkʌrənt/ adjective ► happening or existing at the same time as something else: »Delivery of the goods and payment of the price are concurrent conditions, and must therefore occur at the same time. concurrent with sth »Competitions for… …

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  • 6Concurrent ML — Auteur John Reppy Dernière version 110.71 (16 septembre 2009) [ …

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  • 7concurrent — late 14c., from O.Fr. concurrent or directly from L. concurrentem (nom. concurrens), prp. of concurrere (see CONCUR (Cf. concur)). Related: Concurrency; concurrently. Concurrent jurisdiction is recorded from 1767 …

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  • 8concurrent — [kən kʉr′ənt] adj. [ME < L concurrens: prp. of concurrere,CONCUR] 1. occurring at the same time; existing together 2. meeting in or going toward the same point; converging 3. acting together; cooperating 4. in agreement; harmonious 5.… …

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  • 9Concurrent — Con*cur rent, n. 1. One who, or that which, concurs; a joint or contributory cause. [1913 Webster] To all affairs of importance there are three necessary concurrents . . . time, industry, and faculties. Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] 2. One pursuing …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10Concurrent ML — (CML) is a concurrent extension of the Standard ML programming language. Sample Code Here is sample code to print hello, world to the console. It spawns a thread which creates a channel for strings. This thread then spawns another thread which… …

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  • 11concurrent — [adj1] simultaneous circumstantial, coeval, coexisting, coincident, concerted, concomitant, contemporaneous, incidental, in sync, parallel, synchronal, synchronous; concept 799 concurrent [adj2] agreeing, converging allied, at one, centrolineal,… …

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  • 12Concurrent — (v. lat.), 1) Mitbewerber, wer gleiche Waaren, gleiche Geschäfte mit einem Anderen führt od. mit ihm auf denselben Zweck losarbeitet; 2) Concurrenten, der erste od. zweite überschüssige Tag jedes Jahres über die Tage von 52 Wochen, s. u. Kalender …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 13Concurrent — Concurrent, lat., wer das gleiche Geschäft zum gleichen Zwecke betreibt; Concurrenz, der wetteifernde Geschäfsbetrieb …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 14concurrent — CONCURRENT, ENTE. s. Compétiteur, qui poursuit une même chose, et en même temps qu un autre. Ils aspirent au même emploi, ils sont concurrens. Il a éloigné, écarté tous ses concurrens. Il ne peut souffrir de concurrens. Il y a plusieurs… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 15concurrent — coincident, simultaneous, synchronous, concomitant, contemporaneous, *contemporary, coeval, coetaneous …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16concurrent — Concurrent, Riualis, Competitor …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 17concurrent — Concurrent, [concurr]ente. adj. Competiteur, rival, qui poursuit une mesme chose, & en mesme temps qu un autre. Luy & moy aspirons à mesme charge, à mesme mariage, à la faveur du mesme Prince, nous sommes concurrents. il a esloigné, escarté tous… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 18concurrent — ► ADJECTIVE 1) existing or happening at the same time. 2) Mathematics (of three or more lines) meeting at or tending towards one point. DERIVATIVES concurrence noun concurrently adverb …

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  • 19concurrent — concurrently, adv. /keuhn kerr euhnt, kur /, adj. 1. occurring or existing simultaneously or side by side: concurrent attacks by land, sea, and air. 2. acting in conjunction; cooperating: the concurrent efforts of several legislators to pass the… …

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  • 20concurrent — con•cur•rent [[t]kənˈkɜr ənt, ˈkʌr [/t]] adj. 1) occurring or existing simultaneously or side by side: serving two concurrent prison sentences[/ex] 2) acting in conjunction; cooperating: the concurrent efforts of medical researchers[/ex] 3)… …

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