temporal relation

Definitions of temporal relation

n a relation involving time

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antecedent, forerunner
anything that precedes something similar in time
an arrangement of events in time
synchroneity, synchronicity, synchronisation, synchronism, synchronization, synchronizing, synchrony
the relation that exists when things occur at the same time
asynchronism, asynchrony, desynchronisation, desynchronization, desynchronizing
the relation that exists when things occur at unrelated times
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an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together

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