Origin of synthesis
OTHER WORDS FROM synthesissyn·the·sist, nounnon·syn·the·sis, noun, plural non·syn·the·ses.re·syn·the·sis, noun, plural re·syn·the·ses.
How to use synthesis in a sentence
And what are the hypotheses which science frames in order to explain phenomena but syntheses of factors framed in consciousness?An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy|W. Tudor Jones
The agencies operative in the production of volatile acids and syntheses of esters are as yet undefined.The Book of Cheese|Charles Thom and Walter Warner Fisk
We now proceed to consider the properties, syntheses, decompositions and constitution of the benzene complex.
But infinity of a series consists in the impossibility of its completion by successive syntheses.Landmarks of Scientific Socialism|Friedrich Engels
So that our work may not be split up and destroyed, we need definite syntheses that establish a structure of life.Life's Basis and Life's Ideal|Rudolf Eucken
British Dictionary definitions for synthesis
- (in the writings of Kant) the unification of one concept with another not contained in itCompare analysis (def. 7)
- the final stage in the Hegelian dialectic, that resolves the contradiction between thesis and antithesis