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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Happening, existing, or arising at precisely the same time.

Usage examples (39)
  • It almost alarms me how free I feel on the ice....It's exciting when your whole body is moving in synchronous motion.
  • Recovery was synchronous with therapy
  • What a lot of them didn't realize is that with green threads, if you call a synchronous networking API, you're blocking all your threads, not just one of them.
  • This is why the motor is called a synchronous motor. for more
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