contemporaneousness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n contemporaneousness the quality of belonging to the same period of time
    • n contemporaneousness the quality of being current or of the present "a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n contemporaneousness The state or fact of being contemporaneous.
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Quotations

  • Camille Paglia
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    “Education has become a prisoner of contemporaneity. It is the past, not the dizzy present, that is the best door to the future.”

Usage

In literature:

This was the group contemporaneous and identified with the Jameson Raid.
"An African Adventure" by Isaac F. Marcosson
We have seen a similar mental change occur contemporaneously in our greatest naturalist, Carl Ernst von Baer.
"Freedom in Science and Teaching." by Ernst Haeckel
He was always contemporaneous.
"A Spoil of Office" by Hamlin Garland
The second event was contemporaneous with the first.
"The Crack of Doom" by Robert Cromie
Now listen to the treatment given him according to a contemporaneous historian.
"Famous Privateersmen and Adventurers of the Sea" by Charles H. L. Johnston
It is, however, certain that the two methods of reckoning time continued for a long time to exist contemporaneously.
"Notes and Queries, Number 214, December 3, 1853" by Various
Discussion arose as to the respective and comparative merits of contemporaneous popular writers.
"When Winter Comes to Main Street" by Grant Martin Overton
As yet the name of only one of them has been found in a contemporaneous document.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
POETICAL WORKS OF THE EARL OF SURREY, OF MINOR CONTEMPORANEOUS POETS, and of SACKVILLE, LORD BUCKHURST.
"Notes and Queries, Number 227, March 4, 1854" by Various
It is uncertain what was the greatest number of contemporaneous K.C.
"A Book About Lawyers" by John Cordy Jeaffreson
But the image falls short of the thing signified; for criticism is retrospective without limit, as well as contemporaneous.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, Number 358, August 1845" by Various
In the Shetland Islands contemporaneous volcanic rocks have been observed.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 3" by Various
Contemporaneously with this phenomenon, another, and even more wonderful one appeared.
"Memoirs of Service Afloat, During the War Between the States" by Raphael Semmes
These periods were not contemporaneous; but extend altogether from the beginning of the fifth to the end of the sixth century.
"An Essay on the Development of Christian Doctrine" by John Henry Cardinal Newman
Author of Piccadilly, a Fragment of Contemporaneous Biography, Tender Recollections of Irene McGillicuddy, Altiora Peto, etc.
"A Brief Handbook of English Authors" by Oscar Fay Adams
The contemporaneous disappearance of the governess was an awkward development.
"The Bigamist" by F.E. Mills Young
The very same words are employed about him in the contemporaneous letter to the Ephesians.
"The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon" by Alexander Maclaren
The contemporaneous opinion was that Lauzun had made the first move.
"Louis XIV and La Grande Mademoiselle" by Arvede Barine
These masses, he thought, were contemporaneous with the making of the world.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 6" by Various
He represented in his day the true contemporaneous spirit of the Jews with the Kladderadatch.
"The Jew" by Joseph Ignatius Kraszewski
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In news:

Of course, a contemporaneous record is necessary to support a claimed deduction , including the standard mileage deduction .
The cello concertos of Dmitri Shostakovich , like many other contemporaneous works featuring the cello, were written for the great cellist Mstislav Rostropovich (1927-2007).
The cello concertos of Dmitri Shostakovich, like many other contemporaneous works featuring the cello , were written for the great cellist Mstislav Rostropovich (1927-2007).
Contemporaneously published newspaper announcements also noted the birth in the Aloha State.
On this New Sounds podcast, hear a world premiere recording by Dylan Mattingly written specifically for the New York-based ensemble of young musicians, Contemporaneous.
President Obama has received some well-deserved mockery for his factually inaccurate swipes at President Rutherford B Hayes (yes, really) and Christopher Columbus's contemporaneous critics.
Typically, Metroland gives writers the opportunity to provide a contemporaneous response, which would have really been nice as the letter got personal and nasty.
A period of 14 days between trades may be insufficient to meet a requirement that alleged insider trades take place 'contemporaneously.
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In science:

Kurahashi, E., Kita, N.T., Nagahara, H., Morishita, Y., 2004, Contemporaneous formation of chondrules in the 26Al-26Mg system for ordinary and CO chondrites. Lunar Planet. Sci.
Meteoritical and dynamical constraints on the growth mechanisms and formation times of asteroids and Jupiter
As such, the paper became immediately obsolete due to the almost contemporaneous discovery of the positron.
Majorana and the Infinite Component Wave Equations
The observations are obtained from accurate irradiance measurements from the IPHIR instrument of the PHOBOS 2 spacecraft with contemporaneous low-degree velocity data from the BiSON instrument at Tenerife (Schrijver et al. 1991).
Stochastic excitation and damping of solar-type oscillations
Phase shifts between intensity observations from the VIRGO/SPM instrument and contemporaneous velocity measurements from the GOLF instrument (symbols with error bars) are plotted as function of frequency in Fig. 3 together with results from various model computations (curves).
Stochastic excitation and damping of solar-type oscillations
Symbols are the results from intensity observations in the green channel of the VIRGO/SPM instrument on the SOHO spacecraft, and from contemporaneous velocity observations from the GOLF instrument.
Stochastic excitation and damping of solar-type oscillations
The observations are obtained from accurate irradiance measurements from the IPHIR instrument of the PHOBOS 2 spacecraft with contemporaneous low-degree velocity data from the BiSON instrument at Tenerife (Schrijver et al. 1991).
Solar-type Variables
It was contemporaneous with a paper by Collins and Hawking, “Why is the universe isotropic?” , that raised the same issue in the specific context of Bianchi cosmologies.
Editorial note to "Large number coincidences and the anthropic principle in cosmology"
Given that blazar emission spans ∼20 orders of magnitude in energy and is highly variable, MWL observations of these objects to measure both SED peaks contemporaneously are crucial for extracting the underlying science.
VHE Blazar Discoveries with VERITAS
It is particularly important to now develop these implications further based on a large population of VHE blazars, from different blazar sub-classes, with contemporaneous SED modeling in all cases.
VHE Blazar Discoveries with VERITAS
The goal of these MWL data is to provide a contemporaneous spectral energy distribution (SED) for modeling of the broadband emission.
VHE Blazar Discoveries with VERITAS
An SED was generated using contemporaneous MWL observations and is reasonably described by a one-zone synchrotron-self-Compton (SSC) model. W Comae is a bright, nearby (z = 0.102), EGRETdetected IBL.
VHE Blazar Discoveries with VERITAS
Five of these were discovered as VHE emitters, and for each of these, results from a contemporaneous MWL observation campaign, including VERITAS, Fermi-LAT, Swift XRT/UVOT, and optical data, are in preparation.
VHE Blazar Discoveries with VERITAS
Continuous wind fireball shocks also produce flashes of softer radiation which are contemporaneous with the GRB flash (Papathanassiou & M´esz´aros, 1996).
Optical and Long Wavelength Afterglow from Gamma-Ray Bursts
The relative amount of contemporaneous soft emission depends on the type of shocks, the particle acceleration process and the strength of the magnetic field in the acceleration region.
Optical and Long Wavelength Afterglow from Gamma-Ray Bursts
These networks are characterized by frequent, lengthy outages and a lack of contemporaneous end-to-end paths.
DIP: Disruption-Tolerance for IP
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