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English definition of “concurrent”


adjective     /kənˈkʌrənt/
happening or existing at the same time as something else : Delivery of the goods and payment of the price are concurrent conditions , and must therefore occur at the same time .concurrent with sth Competitions for consumer goods are usually promoted on the pack concurrent with in-store promotion .
IT relating to a computer system that can be used by several people at the same time : The best online systems can handle thousands of concurrent users . Concurrent licences allow more than one person at a company to share a single piece of software over a computer network .
concurrently /kənˈkʌrəntli/ US   /-ˈkɝː-/ adverb
(Definition of concurrent adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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