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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ahy-sok-ruh-niz-uh m]
    • /aɪˈsɒk rəˌnɪz əm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ahy-sok-ruh-niz-uh m]
    • /aɪˈsɒk rəˌnɪz əm/

Definitions of isochronism word

  • noun isochronism an isochronal character or action. 1
  • noun isochronism The state or quality of being isochronous. 1

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Origin of isochronism

First appearance:

before 1760
One of the 46% newest English words
First recorded in 1760-70; isochrone + -ism

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Parts of speech for Isochronism


isochronism popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 51% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

isochronism usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for isochronism

noun isochronism

  • era — A long and distinct period of history with a particular feature or characteristic.
  • phase — any of the major appearances or aspects in which a thing of varying modes or conditions manifests itself to the eye or mind.
  • course — Course is often used in the expression 'of course', or instead of 'of course' in informal spoken English. See of course.
  • period — a rather large interval of time that is meaningful in the life of a person, in history, etc., because of its particular characteristics: a period of illness; a period of great profitability for a company; a period of social unrest in Germany.
  • revolution — an overthrow or repudiation and the thorough replacement of an established government or political system by the people governed.

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