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coherent

adjective uk   /kəʊˈhɪə.rənt/  us   /koʊˈhɪr.ənt/
C2 If an argument, set of ideas, or a plan is coherent, it is clear and carefully considered, and each part of it connects or follows in a natural or reasonable way.C2 If someone is coherent, you can understand what that person says: When she calmed down, she was more coherent (= able to speak clearly and be understood).
coherently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
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