Meaning of “coherent” in the English Dictionary

"coherent" in English

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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).
adverb uk /kəʊˈhɪə.rə us /koʊˈhɪr.ə

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

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us /koʊˈhɪər·ənt/

writing having its parts related in an organized and reasonable way:

The president has not presented a coherent plan for dealing with it.

Coherent also means expressing yourself clearly:

I should warn you, she’s not always coherent.
adverb /koʊˈhɪər·ənt·li/

He is able to speak coherently about politics.

(Definition of “coherent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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Our intention, therefore, is to create a transparent, coherent and clear framework so that there will not be distortions in the market.
To this end, firstly, the cancellation of debt must not involve the removal of other sources of finance, but cancellation must be one more measure in a coherent development policy.
Our approach must be coherent.
In summary, we aspire to a fisheries policy which is coherent with what we are doing in relation to development cooperation.
I have been coherent and firm in my intentions but also realistic, outlining the stages of what can be achieved today and what must wait until tomorrow.
Fishing of these species has certain characteristics in common, irrespective of where it takes place, which is why we have proposed a coherent package of measures.
We hope that all of this will be introduced with the reform and that we will have coherent, complementary and coordinated policies in order to achieve greater efficiency.
I believe that you have chosen an appropriate moment, that you have spelled out a coherent and significant vision and that you have formulated a challenge with great personal conviction.
In developing countries, addressing such a complex set of issues requires coherent and balanced national strategies tailored to local needs, resources and institutional settings.
We must be coherent.