ASYNCHRONY

n. refers to a lack of temporal correspondence in the development of different processes. For example, there is a time delay between a child's language comprehension (first) and language production (later).

ASYNCHRONY: "Asynchrony refers to the idea that different processes, for example, speech comprehension, occur prior to other processes, for example, speech production. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ASYNCHRONY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/asynchrony/ (accessed June 19, 2019).
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