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syncope

noun

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a temporary state of unconsciousness
  • syncope has been reported in a small percentage of patients taking the drug

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The first known use of syncope was circa 1550

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“Syncope.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/syncope. Accessed 25 May. 2022.

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