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The word "there" indicates a point in space, and the word "then" indicates a point in time. Is there a word that indicates a point in spacetime, equal in meaning to "there and then"?

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You might be able to bend instance or occasion to such meaning. –  jwpat7 Jul 21 '12 at 5:23

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Immediate may be what you are looking for. Immediate carries the sense of both space and time.

Forthwith is another word (adverb) which means the same as immediately.

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"Immediate" is a word that has two separate meanings of "now" (as in "immediate results"), and "here" (as in "immediate surroundings"). And I've never heard the word "forthwith" used in a spacial sense. Neither mean "then". –  Matthew Piziak Jul 20 '12 at 20:46
    
@MatthewPiziak: "Immediate aftermath" stands for then, don't you think? –  Bravo Jul 21 '12 at 6:22
    
@Shyam; no, it means 'immediately after then'. –  TimLymington Jul 27 '12 at 22:33

In physics, a point in space-time is known as an event.

(and a series of events is known as the world line)

My guess for a term which isn't jargon would be something like "spatiotemporal position" or "spatiotemporal coordinates". While I can't access its definition, "Temporospatial" also exists and is probably a synonym.

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I don't think we have a word like that. I would rather use the phrase 'there and then', though I cannot think of a scenario where you would need that. Can you give me some more context here?

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