Conjuncture

Definition of Conjuncture

Con`junc´ture
n.1.The act of joining, or state of being joined; union; connection; combination.
The conjuncture of philosophy and divinity.
- Hobbes.
A fit conjuncture or circumstances.
- Addison.
2.A crisis produced by a combination of circumstances; complication or combination of events or circumstances; plight resulting from various conditions.
He [Chesterfield] had recently governed Ireland, at a momentous conjuncture, with eminent firmness, wisdom, and humanity.
- Macaulay.

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juncture, occasion
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