Synchronism
Synchronism Syn"chro*nism, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to be contemporary with, from ? synchronous. See {Synchronous}.] 1. The concurrence of events in time; simultaneousness. [1913 Webster]

2. The tabular arrangement of historical events and personages, according to their dates. [1913 Webster]

3. (Paint.) A representation, in the same picture, of two or events which occured at different times. [1913 Webster]


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  • synchronism — noun Date: 1588 1. the quality or state of being synchronous ; simultaneousness 2. chronological arrangement of historical events and personages so as to indicate coincidence or coexistence; also a table showing such concurrences • synchronistic… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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