isochronism

isochronism

[ahy-sok-ruh-niz-uhm]
noun
an isochronal character or action.

Origin:
1760–70; isochrone + -ism

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isochronal or isochronous (aɪˈsɒkrənəl)
 
adj
1.  having the same duration; equal in time
2.  occurring at equal time intervals; having a uniform period of vibration or oscillation
 
[C17: from New Latin isochronus, from Greek isokhronos, from iso- + khronos time]
 
isochronous or isochronous
 
adj
 
[C17: from New Latin isochronus, from Greek isokhronos, from iso- + khronos time]
 
i'sochronally or isochronous
 
adv
 
i'sochronously or isochronous
 
adv
 
i'sochronism or isochronous
 
n

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