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synchroscope

syn·chro·scope

synchroscope

 
pronunciation:
sIng kr skop
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part of speech: noun
definition: an electronic instrument for finding the extent of synchronization between two or more similar moving devices, such as the engines of an airplane.
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The word synchroscope contains the following parts:
syn- Greek prefix that means with, together with
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The prefix "syn- " occurs in Greek loanwords and attaches to Greek roots. It has several forms, as the final "n" sound in "syn- " assimilates to the initial sound of the base to which it is attached. See its assimilated forms sym-, syl-, and sys-.
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com-