contemporaneously contemporaneously  /kən ˌtɛm pə ˈreɪ ni əs li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) during the same period of time

News

  • U.N. says chemical weapons inspectors to visit three Syria sites

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Syria has agreed to allow U.N. investigators to visit three sites to investigate accusations of chemical weapons use during the country's two year civil war, the United Nations said on Wednesday. "The Mission will travel to Syria as soon as possible to contemporaneously investigate three of the reported incidents, including Khan al-Asal," U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki ...
    on August 1, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I would hope that the Colombian and Panamanian agreements would be considered either contemporaneously or prior to the consideration of the Korean agreement," Hoyer said at a press conference Tuesday.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Steny Hoyer Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. As Ritter said in his written veto message, "Only a criminal background check conducted contemporaneously with a purchase would prevent an unqualified person from purchasing a firearm."
    on May 19, 2009 By: Bill Ritter Source: Denver Post

  3. Greenstone's model involves "acquiring new aircraft as they deliver to airlines and contemporaneously leasing them back to airlines", says Slattery, adding that the firm will probably close on its first aircraft transaction this April.
    on Feb 14, 2010 By: John Slattery Source: Irish Times

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subordinate subordinate
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