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synchrony

 [sing´kro-ne]
1. the simultaneous occurrence of two events.
2. the linkage of two events by a fixed time interval.
atrioventricular synchrony (AV synchrony) in the heart, the physiological condition of atrial electrical activity followed by ventricular electrical activity, with the interval between being that necessary for impulse conduction from atria to ventricles.

syn·chro·ny

(sin'krō-nē),
The simultaneous appearance of two separate events.
[syn- + G. chronos, time]

synchrony

Alternative health
A component of dance therapy corresponding to movements that occur simultaneously in time and space. Synchronisation with others in a dance therapy group is interpreted as social interaction and bonding.

synchrony

Cardiology A-V synchrony, see there.

syn·chro·ny

(sing'krŏ-nē)
The simultaneous appearance of two separate events.
[syn- + G. chronos, time]
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Section3 presents the background on the PALS synchrony protocol.
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