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coherence (noun)
Coherence means that all the parts or ideas fit together well so that everything is clear, forming a united whole.
  • There was coherence between the first and the second part of the story, so it made sense and was easy to follow.
coherent (adjective)
If something is coherent, it is well planned and all its parts fit together well.
  • This chapter is coherent and easy to understand.
coherent (adjective)
If someone is coherent, they express their thoughts in a clear way, so that other people can understand what they are saying.*
  • First she was angry and could not get her words out. When she calmed down, she became more coherent.
noun adjective adverb
  • coherence
  • coherent
  • incoherent
  • coherently
  • incoherently

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