Define: Simultaneity

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Definition: Simultaneity

Quick Summary of Simultaneity

The fundamental characteristic of services that they are produced and consumed at the same time at the point of sale.

What is the dictionary definition of Simultaneity?

Dictionary Definition

happening or existing or done at the same time.

  1. The quality or state of being simultaneous; simultaneousness.
  2. music More than one complete musical texture occurring at the same time. This first appeared in the music of Charles Ives and is common in the music of Conlon Nancarrow, and others.


Synonyms For Simultaneity

concurrence, simultaneousness, synchronism, concomitance, coincidence

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Simultaneity are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 6th January 2020.