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English definition of “coeval”

coeval

adjective uk   /kəʊˈiː.vəl/ us    /koʊ-/ formal
of the same age or existing at the same time as another person or thing: The abundant reef growth on Gotland was shown to be coeval with that in Estonia.Describing age and birthdays

coeval

noun [C] uk   /kəʊˈiː.vəl/ us    /koʊ-/ formal
someone or something coevalDescribing age and birthdays
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