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synchronicity

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noun syn·chro·nic·i·ty \ˌsiŋ-krə-ˈni-sə-tē, ˌsin-\

Definition of synchronicity

plural syn·chro·nic·i·ties

  1. 1 :  the quality or fact of being synchronous

  2. 2 :  the coincidental occurrence of events and especially psychic events (as similar thoughts in widely separated persons or a mental image of an unexpected event before it happens) that seem related but are not explained by conventional mechanisms of causality —used especially in the psychology of C. G. Jung



Circa 1889

First Known Use of synchronicity

circa 1889


Medical Dictionary

synchronicity

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noun syn·chro·nic·i·ty \ˌsiŋ-krə-ˈnis-ət-ē, ˌsin-\

Medical Definition of synchronicity

plural syn·chro·nic·i·ties

  1. :  the coincidental occurrence of events and especially psychic events (as similar thoughts in widely separated persons or a mental image of an unexpected event before it happens) that seem related but are not explained by conventional mechanisms of causality—used especially in the psychology of C. G. Jung




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