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contemporaneous
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The House of Mirth
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  • A few family portraits of lantern-jawed gentlemen in tie-wigs, and ladies with large head-dresses and small bodies, hung between the shelves lined with pleasantly-shabby books: books mostly contemporaneous with the ancestors in question, and to which the subsequent Trenors had made no perceptible additions.

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  • The recession in Asia was contemporaneous with that in the United States.
  • A rise in interest rates is often contemporaneous with an increase in inflation.

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