Meaning of CONCURRENT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ -ˈkər-ənt, -ˈkə-rənt ]


Etymology: Middle English, from Latin concurrent-, concurrens, present participle of concurrere

Date: 14th century

1. : operating or occurring at the same time


a. : running parallel

b. : convergent ; specifically : meeting or intersecting in a point

3. : acting in conjunction

4. : exercised over the same matter or area by two different authorities

concurrent jurisdiction

• concurrent noun

• con·cur·rent·ly adverb

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.