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Definition of Contemporary

Contemporary
Contemporary Con*tem"po*ra*ry, a. [Pref. con- + L. temporarius of belonging to time, tempus time. See Temporal, and cf. Contemporaneous.] 1. Living, occuring, or existing, at the same time; done in, or belonging to, the same times; contemporaneous. This king [Henry VIII.] was contemporary with the greatest monarchs of Europe. --Strype. 2. Of the same age; coeval. A grove born with himself he sees, And loves his old contemporary trees. --Cowley.
Contemporary
Contemporary Con*tem"po*ra*ry, n.; pl. Contemporaries. One who lives at the same time with another; as, Petrarch and Chaucer were contemporaries.

Meaning of Contemporary from wikipedia

- Contemporary history, in English-language historiography, is a subset of modern history which describes the historical period from approximately 1945 to...
- Contemporary art is the art of today, produced in the second half of the 20th century or in the 21st century. Contemporary artists work in a globally influenced...
- Contemporary dance is a genre of dance performance that developed during the mid twentieth century and has since grown to become one of the dominant genres...
- Adult contemporary music (AC) is a North American term used to describe a form of radio-pla**** po****r music, ranging from 1960s vocal and 1970s soft rock...
- Contemporary R&B (also known as simply R&B) is a music genre that combines elements of rhythm and blues, pop, soul, funk, hip hop and electronic music...
- Contemporary Christian music (or CCM—and occasionally "inspirational music") is a genre of modern po****r music which is lyrically focused on matters concerned...
- Modern Paganism, also known as Contemporary Paganism and Neopaganism, is a collective term for new religious movements influenced by or derived from the...
- Contemporary architecture is the architecture of the 21st century. No single style is dominant; contemporary architects are working in a dozen different...
- Samuel Murez 2006–present Balletcollective Ballet, Artist collective, Contemporary ballet New York City United States Founder and Director Troy Schumacher...
- as a term of pride and group identity. Some scholars contend that the contemporary hipster is a "marketplace myth" that has a complex, two-way relationship...
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