|1.||pathol a technical word for a faint|
|2.||the omission of one or more sounds or letters from the middle of a word|
|[C16: from Late Latin syncopa, from Greek sunkopē a cutting off, from |
syncope syn·co·pe (sĭng'kə-pē, sĭn'-)
A brief loss of consciousness caused by a sudden fall of blood pressure or failure of the cardiac systole, resulting in cerebral anemia.