"coherent" Definition

  1. a. Sticking together; cleaving; as the parts of bodies; solid or fluid.
  2. a. Composed of mutually dependent parts; making a logical whole; consistent; as, a coherent plan, argument, or discourse.
  3. a. Logically consistent; -- applied to persons; as, a coherent thinker.
  4. a. Suitable or suited; adapted; accordant.

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Position in dictionary: 18813 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., a., a.,
Words that start with "coherent": 2
Words that end with "coherent": 3
Words that contain "coherent": 7
Next words in dictionary: coherently, cohering, cohesibility, cohesible, cohesion, cohesive, cohibit, cohibited, cohibiting, cohibition
Previous words in dictionary: coherency, coherence, cohered, cohere, coherald, coheirship, coheiress, coheir, cohabiting, cohabiter

English Dictionary Definition of coherent

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