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synchronous (adj) happening or existing at the same time.
If two or more things are synchronous, they happen at the time or exist at the same time. Synchronous experiences are experiences that a person has at the same time.
- The Industrial Revolution in Europe was synchronous with the imperialism of the European countries. Their becoming industrial and their bringing foreign countries under their rule happened at the same time.
- His birth was synchronous with the death of his grandfather. They both happened at the same time.