- intermittence, intermittency
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
intermittence — noun the quality of being intermittent; subject to interruption or periodic stopping • Syn: ↑intermittency • Derivationally related forms: ↑intermittent (for: ↑intermittency), ↑intermittent • Hypernyms … Useful english dictionary
intermittency — noun the quality of being intermittent; subject to interruption or periodic stopping • Syn: ↑intermittence • Derivationally related forms: ↑intermittent, ↑intermittent (for: ↑intermittence) • Hypernyms … Useful english dictionary
intermittency — noun Date: 1662 intermittence … New Collegiate Dictionary
intermittence — Synonyms and related words: abeyance, alternation, arrhythmia, beat, break, broken thread, brokenness, caesura, capriciousness, cease fire, choppiness, coffee break, cyclicalness, day off, desultoriness, disconnectedness, disconnection,… … Moby Thesaurus
intermittent — intermittence, intermittency, n. intermittently, adv. /in teuhr mit nt/, adj. 1. stopping or ceasing for a time; alternately ceasing and beginning again: an intermittent pain. 2. alternately functioning and not functioning or alternately… … Universalium
intermittent — adjective /ˌɪntɜː(ɹ)ˈmɪtn̩t,ˌɪntɚˈmɪtn̩t/ Stopping and starting at intervals; coming after a particular time span; not steady or constant The day was cloudy with intermittent rain. See Also: inter, inter , intermittence, intermittency … Wiktionary
alternation — Synonyms and related words: Lissajous figure, back and forth, battledore and shuttlecock, beat, chain, coaction, coming and going, commutation, complementary distribution, concurrence, consecution, cooperation, counterchange, cross fire,… … Moby Thesaurus
beat — Synonyms and related words: Alexandrine, Bohemian, about ship, abrade, abscond, accent, accentuation, addle, addled, aerate, agitate, air lane, all in, all up with, alternation, amaze, ambit, amphibrach, amphimacer, anacrusis, anapest, andante… … Moby Thesaurus
meter — Synonyms and related words: Alexandrine, Stabreim, VOM, VTVM, accent, accentuation, alliterative meter, alternation, ammeter, ampere hour meter, amphibrach, amphimacer, anacrusis, anapest, antispast, appraise, appraiser, appreciate, arsis, assay … Moby Thesaurus
oscillation — Synonyms and related words: alternation, beat, cyclicalness, equivocation, fluctuation, intermittence, intermittency, meter, pendulation, pendulum motion, periodicalness, periodicity, piston motion, pulsation, reappearance, recurrence, regular… … Moby Thesaurus