Complete Definition of "coeval"

English

Etymology
Late Latin coævus from Latin com- âequalâ + ævum âageâ

Adjective
coeval (with)

  1. of the same age; contemporary

#: anything coeval with that clock will fetch a hefty price
#: the Baralaba Coal Measures are coeval with the Bandana Formation
Synonyms
contemporaneous

Noun
en-noun

  1. something of the same era or age

#: the telephone and television are coeval anachronisms in that film
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