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  Definition of Syncopation
  1. music (especially dance music) that has a syncopated rhythm
  2. a musical rhythm accenting a normally weak beat
  3. (phonology) the loss of sounds in the interior of a word (as in `fo''c''sle'' for `forecastle'')
Similar Words: syncope

 

Derivational Morphology: syncopate

 

 
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