Bedeutung von “coincidence” im Essential English Dictionary

coincidence

noun uk /kəʊˈɪnsɪdəns/

an occasion when two very similar things happen at the same time by chance:

It was just coincidence that we were travelling on the same train.
coincidental adjective /kəʊˌɪnsɪˈdentəl/

happening by coincidence:

The similarities are coincidental.

(Definition von “coincidence” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)