synchrony

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syn·chro·ny

 (sĭng′krə-nē, sĭn′-)
n. pl. syn·chro·nies
Simultaneous occurrence; synchronism.

[From synchronous.]

synchrony

(ˈsɪŋkrənɪ)
n
the state of being synchronous; simultaneity

syn•chro•ny

(ˈsɪŋ krə ni)

n., pl. -nies.
1. simultaneous occurrence; synchronism.
2. a synchronic approach to language study.
[1840–50]

synchronism, synchrony

a coincidence in time; simultaneity. Cf. asynchronism.synchronistic, synchronistical, adj.
See also: Time
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.synchrony - the relation that exists when things occur at the same time; "the drug produces an increased synchrony of the brain waves"
temporal relation - a relation involving time
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The common reasons for haemodynamic compromise with any arrhythmia in the child are related to rate (either too slow or too fast) and loss of AV synchrony (30).
1 "Oventricular desynchronization imposed by right ventricular apical pacing even when AV synchrony is preserved increases the risk of heart failure and AF in patients with SND and normal baseline QRS duration.