Meaning of coherent
Pronunciation: (kō-hēr'unt, -her'-), [key]
- logically connected; consistent: a coherent argument.
- cohering; sticking together: a coherent mass of sticky candies.
- having a natural or due agreement of parts; harmonious: a coherent design.
- of or pertaining to waves that maintain a fixed phase relationship, as in coherent light. Cf. laser.
- coherent (Thesaurus)