Isochronism - definition of isochronism by The Free Dictionary
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i·soch·ro·nal (ī-sŏk′rə-nəl) or i·soch·ro·nous (-nəs)
1. Equal in duration.
2. Characterized by or occurring at equal intervals of time.
[From New Latin īsochronus, from Greek īsokhronos : īso-, iso- + khronos, time.]
1. the characteristic of having a uniform period of vibration.See also: Time
2. the condition of occurring at the same time as another event. — isochronic, adj. — isochrony, n.
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