incidences

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To obviate this disturbance it is best to work at incidences as nearly as possible perpendicular.

The effect of this was to minimize digging and somewhat spread the incidences of the weight.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "incidental matter," from Middle French incidence (15c.), from Late Latin incidentia (see incident (n.)). Meaning "act of coming into contact with" is from 1650s; sense in physics is from 1620s.

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