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verb [intransitive] formal coexist pronunciation in British English /ˌkəʊɪɡˈzɪst/
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present tense
present participlecoexisting
past tensecoexisted
past participlecoexisted
  1. to live or exist at the same time or in the same place
    These communities have peacefully coexisted for centuries.
    coexist with: It is possible for local wildlife to coexist with industry.
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