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coincidence
used in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

2 uses
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Definition
a situation where two things happened at the same time or in the same way by chance even though it was unlikely

(for example, if two students in the same class met by accident while visiting another country)
  • I do not think the authoress thought all this out, but attribute the strangeness of the coincidence to unconscious cerebration and saturation.
    Footnotes (14% in)
  • At any rate the double coincidence of a dactylic line, and an ending [Greek], seems conclusive as to the familiarity of the writer of the "Odyssey" with the Iliadic line.
    Footnotes (54% in)

There are no more uses of "coincidence" in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler).

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