noun, plural con·tem·po·rar·ies.
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Brokerages get paid for their customers’ orders from market makers—contemporary versions of what Madoff’s trading company was.How Ponzi mastermind Bernie Madoff enabled the US retail trading boom|John Detrixhe|August 30, 2020|Quartz
If Robins had been a contemporary of Peter Gethers, he might have been a candidate for the Rotisserie League.The Economics of Sports Gambling (Ep. 388 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|August 20, 2020|Freakonomics
In contemporary times, researchers have sought to understand the ways in which rituals bind people together.Why do we miss the rituals put on hold by the COVID-19 pandemic?|Sujata Gupta|August 14, 2020|Science News
Price does not contain all relevant information for many shoppers in a contemporary supermarket.How the Supermarket Helped America Win the Cold War (Ep. 386 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|August 6, 2020|Freakonomics
Which is why Haile’s contemporaries have been mostly forgiving about Scroll, the ad-free subscription service he teased for three years before finally launching widely six months ago.Inside Tony Haile’s expedition to (help) save the news business |Steven Perlberg|July 27, 2020|Digiday
Some contemporary police have military backgrounds to fall back on.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That goes for its contemporary membership roster as well as for the photographers represented in the exhibition.
Paris as depicted by contemporary photography appears… lackluster.
But contemporary classical music has changed, and the field is now spawning many appealing and genre-bending works.
According to contemporary reports, at several of the truces, there were rough soccer matches between the German and British sides.
The English minsters are long, narrow and low in contrast with the greater squareness and height of French contemporary churches.
For contemporary readers the importance of the Laus Stultitiae was, to a great extent, in the direct satire.Erasmus and the Age of Reformation|Johan Huizinga
All over the world past and contemporary history proves that, once started, health spreads at a rate that disease cannot follow.Health, Happiness, and Longevity|Louis Philippe McCarty
Contemporary critics have also betrayed a certain concern for some aspects of Lowell's criticism.Modern American Prose Selections|Various
This document, printed by Gachard, is a version from the German original by the hand of a contemporary.History of the Reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain.|William H. Prescott