synchrony

noun syn·chro·ny \ ˈsiŋ-krə-nē , ˈsin- \
Updated on: 22 Apr 2018

Definition of synchrony

plural synchronies
: synchronistic occurrence, arrangement, or treatment

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First Known Use of synchrony

1848

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SYNCHRONY Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of synchrony for English Language Learners

  • : a state in which things happen, move, or exist at the same time


Medical Dictionary

synchrony

noun syn·chro·ny \ ˈsiŋ-krə-nē, ˈsin- \

medical Definition of synchrony

plural synchronies
: synchronous occurrence, arrangement, or treatment
  • cells dividing in synchrony

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