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di·a·chron·ic

(dī'ă-kron'ik),
Systematically observed over time in the same subjects throughout as opposed to synchronic or cross-sectional; the inferences are equivalent only where there is strict stability of all elements.
[dia- + G. chronos, time]
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di·a·chron·ic

(dī-ă-kron'ik)
Systematically observed over time in the same subjects throughout as opposed to synchronic or cross-sectional.
[dia- + G. chronos, time]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Cyprus, the Sea and the Lighhouses: a Diachronic History
When compared to diachronic changes, dialectal changes are more difficult to identify; because they are often phonological, simply involving the shift of a vowel, they frequently do not create detectable errors.
Le cortigiane di Venezia dal Trecento al Settecento' and a 2009 exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York entitled 'Art and Love in Renaissance Italy.' Although the almost-exclusive focus on these two catalogues at times seems to limit the scope of Giusti's investigation, the overall effect of his parallel approach in each of the three chapters, which consists of juxtaposing a limited number of historical documents with a 'diachronic and framing perspective' provided by a limited number of contemporary critical views, is largely successful.
And this reconstructs an isomorphic objection to (a) above: Just like its diachronic counterpart, the synchronic money pump also trades on rare circumstances.
The application of this semantic conceptual integration framework to the diachronic language material proves rewarding, yet we believe that apart from the corpus material, the author should have referred to the dictionary material, e.g.
One point where I may disagree with Lestrade (2010) is that "diachronic information is only informative when combined with statistical evaluation of the synchronic patterns it should explain", and conversely, that only those relations between meanings or functions are in need of a diachronic explanation which are close to each other on an MDS map, as he argues.
More specifically, in the end, I shall (1) offer a brief in support of a conception of self-experience that is complicatedly Diachronic and Episodic, one that also puts special emphasis on the self's elusive, ungraspable, but somehow readily available nature.
In the present paper, "Prototypes in Semantic Change: A Diachronic Perspective on Abstract Nouns" (300-31), she intends to extend the diachronic perspective to Modern English in order to see whether the pattern of increasing subjectification in semantic change is still discernible in the field of cognition.
The paper sets out some 30 diachronic sound-changes, and these are supported by some 90 impeccable etymologies.
Such an infallible teaching is thus objectively set forth by the whole episcopal body, understood in a diachronic and not necessarily merely synchronic sense.
However, although the notion of a dialect continuum throughout the Iberian Peninsula and the influence of dialect mixing is highly relevant, Castilian and its innovative diachronic development are the main focus of study, with American Spanish also being analysed.