Concurring figure(Geom.), one which, being laid on another, exactly meets every part of it, or one which corresponds with another in all its parts.

(Con*cuss") v. t. [L. concussus, p. p. of concutere. See Concussion.]

1. To shake or agitate. "Concussed with uncertainty." Daniel.

2. (Law) To force (a person) to do something, or give up something, by intimidation; to coerce. Wharton.

(Con`cus*sa"tion) n. A violent shock or agitation. [Obs.] Bp. Hall.

(Con*cus"sion) n. [L. concussio, fr. concutere, concussum, to shake violenty; con- + quatere to shake. See Cashier, Quash.]

1. A shaking or agitation; a shock; caused by the collision of two bodies.

It is believed that great ringing of bells, in populous cities, hath dissipated pestilent air; which may be from the concussion of the air.

2. (Med.) A condition of lowered functional activity, without visible structural change, produced in an organ by a shock, as by fall or blow; as, a concussion of the brain.

2. Conjoined; associate; concomitant; existing or happening at the same time.

There is no difference the concurrent echo and the iterant but the quickness or slowness of the return.

Changes . . . concurrent with the visual changes in the eye.

3. Joint and equal in authority; taking cognizance of similar questions; operating on the same objects; as, the concurrent jurisdiction of courts.

4. (Geom.) Meeting in one point.

Syn. — Meeting; uniting; accompanying; conjoined; associated; coincident; united.

(Con*cur"rent), n.

1. One who, or that which, concurs; a joint or contributory cause.

To all affairs of importance there are three necessary concurrents . . . time, industry, and faculties.
Dr. H. More.

2. One pursuing the same course, or seeking the same objects; hence, a rival; an opponent.

Menander . . . had no concurrent in his time that came near unto him.

3. (Chron.) One of the supernumerary days of the year over fifty-two complete weeks; — so called because they concur with the solar cycle, the course of which they follow.

(Con*cur"rent*ly), adv. With concurrence; unitedly.

(Con*cur"rent*ness), n. The state or quality of being concurrent; concurrence.

(Con*cur"ring) a. Agreeing.

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