Meaning of “co-exist” in the English Dictionary

"co-exist" in British English

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co-existverb [ I ]

also coexist uk /ˌkəʊ.ɪɡˈzɪst/ us /ˌkoʊ.ɪɡˈzɪst/

to live or exist together at the same time or in the same place:

He does not believe that modern medicine can co-exist with faith-healing.
coexistence
noun [ U ] uk /ˌkəʊ.ɪɡˈzɪs.təns/ us /ˌkoʊ.ɪɡˈzɪs.təns/

The two communities enjoyed a period of peaceful coexistence.

(Definition of “co-exist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"co-exist" in Business English

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co-existverb [ I ]

also coexist uk us

to live or exist together at the same time or in the same place:

In large cities rich and poor often coexist side by side.
co-exist with sth/sb Internet-based information systems often co-exist with EDI systems.

(Definition of “co-exist” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)