Concurrence

Con*cur"rence

(?), n. [F., competition, equality of rights, fr. LL. concurrentia competition.] 1. The act of concurring; a meeting or coming together; union; conjunction; combination.
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We have no other measure but our own ideas, with the concurence of other probable reasons, to persuade us.
Locke.
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2. A meeting of minds; agreement in opinion; union in design or act; -- implying joint approbation.
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Tarquin the Proud was expelled by the universal concurrence of nobles and people.
Swift.
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3. Agreement or consent, implying aid or contribution of power or influence; coperation.
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We collect the greatness of the work, and the necessity of the divine concurrence to it.
Rogers.
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An instinct that works us to its own purposes without our concurrence.
Burke.
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4. A common right; coincidence of equal powers; as, a concurrence of jurisdiction in two different courts.
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