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Definitions of syncopation:
  • noun:   music (especially dance music) that has a syncopated rhythm
  • noun:   a musical rhythm accenting a normally weak beat
  • noun:   (phonology) the loss of sounds in the interior of a word (as in `fo'c'sle' for `forecastle')

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