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His new concurrent sentence means three more years behind bars. The Sun (2012)He was given two concurrent jail sentences of three years. The Sun (2007)Both sentences will run concurrent with their existing jail terms. The Sun (2007)The idea and the ideal was the "concurrent majority ". Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989)The concurrent majority was designed for them. Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989)The concurrent majority was an antidote to this. Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989)The other sentences would remain concurrent. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The judge in his trial passed four concurrent maximum sentences, rather than stringing them out. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was sentenced to concurrent terms of 40 years on each count. Christianity Today (2000)WHY are criminals given concurrent jail terms? The Sun (2009)The "concurrent majority "could not safeguard the liberty of individual opinion; the force of public sentiment is not a procedure to be reformed. Democracy and its Critics - Anglo-American democratic thought in the nineteenth century (1989)He was charged with perjury, pleaded guilty and in 1999 was sentenced to a concurrent term of imprisonment of three years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He was also given a concurrent four-month term for criminal damage, having removed two front door panels to get inside the house. The Sun (2015)
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British English: concurrent ADJECTIVE
Concurrent events or situations happen at the same time.
The gallery is holding three concurrent exhibitions.
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