|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
|1.||the quality or condition of being synchronous|
|2.||a chronological usually tabular list of historical persons and events, arranged to show parallel or synchronous occurrence|
|3.||the representation in a work of art of one or more incidents that occurred at separate times|
|[C16: from Greek sunkhronismos; see |
synchronism syn·chro·nism (sĭng'krə-nĭz'əm, sĭn'-)
Coincidence in time; simultaneousness. Also called synchronia.