[sing-muh n] /ˈsɪŋ mən/ (Show IPA), 1875–1965, president of South Korea 1948–60.
Syngman (ˈsɪŋmən). 1875–1965, Korean statesman, leader of the campaign for independence from Japan; first president of South Korea (1948–60). Popular unrest forced his resignation
noun, Phonetics. 1. the combination into one syllable of two vowels (or of a vowel and a diphthong) that do not form a diphthong. noun 1. (phonetics) the contraction of two vowels originally belonging to separate syllables into a single syllable, without diphthongization Compare syneresis 2. (cytology) the contraction of chromatin towards one side of […]
noun, plural synkarya [sin-kar-ee-uh] /sɪnˈkær i ə/ (Show IPA). Cell Biology. 1. a nucleus formed by the fusion of two preexisting nuclei. noun 1. (biology) the nucleus of a fertilized egg synkaryon syn·kar·y·on (sĭn-kār’ē-ŏn’, -ē-ən) n. The nucleus of a fertilized egg immediately after the male and female nuclei have fused.
synkinesis syn·ki·ne·sis (sĭn’kə-nē’sĭs, -kī-, sĭng’-) n. Involuntary movement of muscles or limbs accompanying a voluntary movement. syn’ki·net’ic (-nět’ĭk) adj.
noun, plural synnemata [si-nee-muh-tuh] /sɪˈni mə tə/ (Show IPA). Mycology. 1. a spore-bearing structure having very compact conidiophores.