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coincidence
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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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)
  • All the girls but Rachel generally ran ragged, so this must have been—for our family—a Sunday, a coincidence of our big day and the villagers'.
    Book 2 — Revelation (2% in)

There are no more uses of "coincidence" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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