# coincidence

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## coincidence

Electronics of or relating to a circuit that produces an output pulse only when both its input terminals receive pulses within a specified interval

## coincidence

[kō′in·sə·dəns]
(genetics)
A numerical value equal to the number of double crossovers observed, divided by the number expected; a measure of interference.
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Often these coincidences are explained as being controlled by a higher power or pure chance.
According to Jung, coincidences could be just the two visible ends of a series of invisible causes in between.
By sheer coincidence, the person appearing as main shareholder of SporTeam in Cyprus was Stelios Constantinou.
The aim of this work is to derive the results for random coincidence points for multivalued nonlinear contractions in partially ordered metric spaces.
org) defines a coincidence as: A coincidence (often stated as a mere coincidence) is a collection of two or more events or conditions, closely related by time, space, form, or other associations which appear unlikely to bear a relationship as either cause to effect or effects of a shared cause, within the observer's or observers' understanding of what cause can produce what effects.
Mr Evans added: "The fact that there are a number of coincidences does not drive you, the jury, in any particular direction.
Around 300 people have already signed up to the Coincidence project, which aims to question and reimagine the way we behave on our streets on a daily basis.
The essay goes on to suggest that any motivation we may have for thinking that there are mathematical coincidences should also motivate us to think that there are mathematical explanations, since the notion of a mathematical coincidence can be understood only in terms of the notion of a mathematical explanation.
For example, you are pushing the meaning of coincidence when you say they were shot on the same day.
A Supreme Court lawyer, Meet Malhotra, who pursued the case for Anand Prakash, the father of Ruchika Girhotra's friend Aradhana, in the Supreme Court, feels there are too many coincidences in the case.
Strides Barrichello refused to believe the two incidents this week were merely coincidence, and insists further improvements in safety can be made, despite the enormous strides taken over the years since Senna's death.
But thanks to a happy coincidence this is how things ended up," the Telegraph quoted the boy's father as saying.

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