Words nearby syncope
Origin of syncope
OTHER WORDS FROM syncopesyn·cop·ic [sin-kop-ik] /sɪnˈkɒp ɪk/, syn·co·pal, adjective
Examples from the Web for syncope
It is therefore not a Narcotic; but, like other Sedatives, it kills by syncope.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
An attack of syncope often causes, at least temporarily, cessation of the hemorrhage.
She wanted not to faint, though it was not clear that syncope would make matters any the worse.When Ghost Meets Ghost|William Frend De Morgan
I must have lain several hours, partly in syncope, and partly asleep.The Wild Huntress|Mayne Reid
Attacks of syncope appear, and in fatal cases—which are not common—death results from asthenia.