noun, plural syn·the·ses [sin-thuh-seez]. /ˈsɪn θəˌsiz/.
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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.
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Example sentences from the Web for synthesis
Journalists and watchdogs have been pointing out these issues for years, but the film’s value isn’t its novelty—it’s that it’s a polished and cohesive synthesis of various threads of the conversation.Does Social Media Poison Everything? - Facts So Romantic|Scott Koenig|October 6, 2020|Nautilus
According to a 2017 paper on BCAAs and muscle protein synthesis, leucine triggers the necessary chemical reactions needed to fuse together muscle fibers, perhaps making this process more efficient.
Like everything our bodies do, muscle protein synthesis is chemically complicated, and can be affected by a variety of compounds, including hormones like testosterone and certain amino acids.
In particular, none of the genes involved in the synthesis, modification or degradation of retinoic acid were present.By Losing Genes, Life Often Evolved More Complexity|Viviane Callier|September 1, 2020|Quanta Magazine
In late 2018, for example, Insilico was generating novel molecules in fewer than 46 days, and this included not just the initial discovery, but also the synthesis of the drug and its experimental validation in computer simulations.How AI Will Make Drug Discovery Low-Cost, Ultra-Fast, and Personalized|Peter H. Diamandis, MD|July 23, 2020|Singularity Hub
Palmer's inability to reach a synthesis in almost any area of his life is what makes him exasperating.
I may get the whole synthesis of something, or most of it, an initial impact.
David Frum on Allen Guelzo's compendious synthesis of new thinking about slavery and its aftermath.
Almost all Christians, even most textualists, accept the need for exegesis, synthesis, and theological application.
This was code: the Hebrew writers of Zionism were now reprising this Hellenizing genius and synthesis.
But where there is no existing relation between the words or ideas, it is a case for Synthesis, to be taught hereafter.
In such cases, Synthesis, which is taught hereafter, develops an indirect relation.
Synthesis will be sometimes hereafter resorted to to connect in our minds an event to its date.
Recollective Synthesis or Thoughtive Unification is used where no relation exists.
Dorlands Dictionary: Synthesis—The artificial building up of a chemic compound by the union of its elements.
British Dictionary definitions for synthesis
noun plural -ses (-ˌsiːz)
- (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