asynchronism
asynchronism asynchronism n. 1. 1 the relation that exists when things occur at unrelated times.

Syn: asynchrony, desynchronization, desynchronisation, desynchronizing. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • asynchronism — asyn·chro·nism (a singґkrə niz əm) asynchrony …   Medical dictionary

  • asynchronism — n. absence of synchronism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asynchronism — a•syn•chro•nism [[t]eɪˈsɪŋ krəˌnɪz əm[/t]] also a•syn′chro•ny n. a lack of synchronism or coincidence in time • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • asynchronism — /eɪˈsɪŋkrənɪzəm/ (say ay singkruhnizuhm), /eɪˈsɪn / (say ay sin ) noun lack of synchronism or coincidence in time. –asynchronous, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • asynchronism — noun the relation that exists when things occur at unrelated times the stimulus produced a desynchronizing of the brain waves • Syn: ↑asynchrony, ↑desynchronization, ↑desynchronisation, ↑desynchronizing • Ant: ↑synchronizing ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • asynchrony — noun the relation that exists when things occur at unrelated times (Freq. 2) the stimulus produced a desynchronizing of the brain waves • Syn: ↑asynchronism, ↑desynchronization, ↑desynchronisation, ↑desynchronizing • Ant: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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