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synchro

[′siŋ·krō]
(electricity)
Any of several devices which are used for transmitting and receiving angular position or angular motion over wires, such as a synchro transmitter or synchro receiver. Also known as mag-slip (British usage); self-synchronous device; self-synchronous repeater; selsyn.
(science and technology)
Occurring at the same time or made to occur at the same time.
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76 points in the women's 10m platform synchro, while Lin and Chen dominated from the start to outscore all other pairs and finish with a grand total of 466.
While the opening chapters solidify Katie's love for synchro and detail how her passion is increasingly getting in the way of everyone else's push for her to perform in the (more boring) world of competitive swim racing, this is just the setup for the big dive to come.
She said a typical synchro class entails three stages.
This is the first time I will be doing 3m synchro at an international, but we've been training well together and I think our synchro is good.
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After that fourth dive I actually said sorry to Tom," said Waterfield, who won an Olympic silver in the platform synchro alongside Leon Taylor at Athens 2004.
Daley famously fell out with Blake Aldridge during the platform synchro at the last Olympics in Beijing when he claimed his former partner answered a phone call from his mother between dives.
Finishing overall champion at the World Series in both the individual and synchro events has given me great confidence and I'm pleased that I've been diving with consistency.
8-V line-to-line synchro/resolver, 90 V line-to-line synchro, or 2-V sin/cos signal input, and 10-, 12-, 14-, or 16-bit resolution.
A DECISION will be made in this morning about Olympic silver medallist Pete Waterfield's participation alongside Tom Daley in the 10 metre synchro as illness threatens to derail the pair's medal chances at the FINA World Championships in Shanghai.
The 3U cPCI- and PXl-compatible CP3000 Universal Synchro, Re-solver, and LVDT Converter provides up to eight channels of individually transformer-isolated and individually programmable sensor input.