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syncope

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪŋkəpi/

Translation of syncope in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 uncountable/no numerable [Linguistics/Lingüística] síncopa (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • At the same time, syncope is common in words like fam'ly, fed'ral, happ'ning.
    • The traditional spellings of English place names such as Worcester and Gloucester bear evidence of syncope.
    • My thesis is that the shortening was caused by syncope.
  • 2 countable/numerable [Medicine/Medicina] síncope (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Decreased cerebral perfusion may cause impaired consciousness and syncope.
    • Patients usually have no symptoms, but if the pause is prolonged, they may have light-headedness, palpitations, syncope, and falls.
    • In patients without focal neurologic symptoms and signs, syncope from cerebrovascular disease is extremely rare.

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The current Spanish Constitution (Constitución Española) was approved in the Cortes Generales in December 1978. It describes Spain as a parliamentary monarchy, gives sovereign power to the people through universal suffrage, recognizes the plurality of religions, and transfers responsibility for defense from the armed forces to the government. The Constitution was generally well received, except in the Basque Country, whose desire for independence it did not satisfy. It is considered to have facilitated the successful transition from dictatorship to democracy.