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English definition of “contemporary”

contemporary

adjective (EXISTING NOW)    /kənˈtem.pər.ər.i/ US  /-pə.rer-/
B2 existing or happening now: contemporary music/literature/art/fashion Although the play was written hundreds of years ago, it still has a contemporary (= modern) feel to it.Now
(Definition of contemporary adjective (EXISTING NOW) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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