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coincidence (plural coincidences)
- Of objects, the property of being coincident; occurring at the same time or place.
- Of events, the appearance of a meaningful connection when there is none.
- (analysis) A coincidence point.
- (geometry) A fixed point of a correspondence; a point of a variety corresponding to itself under a correspondence.
- (in analysis): coincidence point
of objects, property of being coincident
state of events appearing to be connected when they are not
coincidence point — see coincidence point