Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Together; with: synecology.
  • United: syncarp.
  • Same; similar: sympatric.
  • At the same time: synesthesia.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • identical
  • with, together
  • concomitant

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A prefix meaning with, along with, together, at the same time. Syn- becomes sym- before p, b, and m, and syl- before l.

Etymologies

Greek sun-, from sun; see ksun in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek συν- (syn-), from σύν (sun, "with, in company with, together with"). (Wiktionary)

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