from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Simultaneous occurrence; synchronism.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. synchronicity, the state of two or more events occurring at the same time.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The concurrence of events in time; synchronism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Occurrence or existence at the same time; simultaneity.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the relation that exists when things occur at the same time
Participants were invited to sit down, knit for a while in synchrony, and come and go as they pleased.
Transport/container transport costs have varied in synchrony with oil costs, and manufacturers are once again seeing the need to build manufacturing capacity as close as possible to their markets.
So it has moving parts, the moving parts function in synchrony, in appropriate sequence and in synchrony with one another.
For example, when identifying two people shaking hands, their hands must not only be close, but must also move in synchrony.
The figure illustrates the kind of synchrony that Lieberman is highlighting -- over a sweep of some thousand years, there is a rough-and-ready correspondence in the patterns of territorial consolidation that existed in Burma and France.
In fact, it’s just gorgeous, and in the kind of synchrony that seems to be happening all too often to me lately, Alex and I were wandering around downtown on Saturday and paused at an adorable pastry shop called Financier on Stone Street.
The total package was impeccable, impressive creativity in the lyrical stylings and an innovative producer who worked in perfect synchrony with the artist.
His method allowed clinicians to identify mothers who displayed a lack of synchrony with their babies.
These findings, suggest that the synchrony between circadian and metabolic processes may play an important role in the regulation of energy balance and body weight control.
There's a sort of synchrony between that and expressions and what your eyelids are doing.
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