Origin of coexist
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It will take leadership and vision to forge an enduring peace between two viable states, coexisting as peaceful neighbors.Don’t Let Up After South Sudan’s Independence
July 14, 2011
Coexisting with these is often (as in Fig. 27) smallness of the upper jaw.Degeneracy
Eugene S. Talbot
Most often it is due to the coexisting disease of the intestinal mucous membrane or to the ingestion of unsuitable foods.
Pleurisy is rare except where there is coexisting inflammation of the lungs.
Space must, however, be thought in this latter manner, for it contains an infinite number of coexisting parts.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'
Norman Kemp Smith
Lastly, the prognosis was influenced in the case of many of the viscera by coexisting injury to other organs or parts.Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900
George Henry Makins
- to exist together at the same time or in the same place
- to exist together in peace
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Word Origin and History for coexisting
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