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asynchronism

 [a-sin´kro-nizm]
occurrence at different times; disturbance of coordination.

asynchronism

/asyn·chro·nism/ (a-sing´krah-nizm) asynchrony.

asynchronism

(ā″sing′krŏ-nizm) [ ¹an- + synchronism]
1. The failure of events to occur in time with each other as they usually do.
2. Incoordination.
asynchronous (-nŭs), adjective

asynchronism

occurrence at different times; disturbance of coordination.
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