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by coincidence meaning

  "by coincidence" in a sentence
  • [American idiom]
    by an accidental and strange similarity; by an unplanned pair of similar events or occurrences.
    We just happened to be in the same place at the same time by coincidence.
    By coincidence, the circus was in town when I was there. I'm glad because I love circuses.

  • [American slang]
    by an accidental and strange similarity; by an unplanned pairing of events or occurrences.
      We just happened to be in the same place at the same time by coincidence.
      By coincidence, the circus was in town when I was there. I'm glad because I love circuses.

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  1. by coincidence or other wise, the largest channel is exposed in the beaver divide escarpment.
  2. by coincidence, we arrived here at the same time
  3. that kind of luck is not real and only happens by coincidence
  4. the fact is that whether by coincidence or conscious effort, the similarities between bryant and jordan's mannerisms are unmistakable
  5. By coincidence, an archeologist named Phil Born was working with Bailey

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