Meaning of SYNCOPE in English


noun a pause or cessation; suspension.

2. syncope ·noun ·same·as syncopation.

3. syncope ·noun a fainting, or swooning. ·see fainting.

4. syncope ·noun an elision or retrenchment of one or more letters or syllables from the middle of a word; as, ne'er for never, ev'ry for every.

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