syntropy

[ sĭntrə-pē ]

n.

The occasional tendency of two diseases to coalesce into one.
The psychological state of wholesome association with others.
A number of similar structures inclined in one general direction, such as the ribs.

Nearby words

  1. syntonic,
  2. syntonize,
  3. syntonous,
  4. syntony,
  5. syntrophoblast,
  6. syntype,
  7. syntypic,
  8. syon house,
  9. syph,
  10. sypher


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