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English definition of “concomitant”

concomitant

noun [C] uk   /kənˈkɒm.ɪ.tənt/ us    /-ˈkɑː.mə.t̬ənt/ formal
something that happens with something else and is connected with it: Loss of memory is a natural concomitant of old age.

concomitant

adjective uk   /kənˈkɒm.ɪ.tənt/ us    /-ˈkɑː.mə.t̬ənt/ formal
happening and connected with another thing: Any increase in students meant a concomitant increase in funding.
concomitantly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
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