coincide · verb I /ˌkoʊ.ənˈsɑɪd/Full view
C2 to happen at the same time as something else
Dictionary example:

The band's American tour coincided with the release of their second album.

Learner example:

This moment is of great significance for both characters and it coincides with the event which happens in the house. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Russian)

coincide (BE THE SAME)
C2 When people's opinions or ideas coincide, they are the same.
Dictionary example:

Luckily, our views coincided.

Learner example:

I have become curious to know more about different cultures, I have learn[ed] to respect opinions which may not coincide with mine. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Italian)

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