verb (used with object), syn·the·sized, syn·the·siz·ing.
to form (a material or abstract entity) by combining parts or elements (opposed to analyze): to synthesize a statement.
Chemistry. to combine (constituent elements) into a single or unified entity.
verb (used without object), syn·the·sized, syn·the·siz·ing.
Related formssyn·the·si·za·tion, nounnon·syn·the·sized, adjectivere·syn·the·size, verb (used with object), re·syn·the·sized, re·syn·the·siz·ing.un·syn·the·sized, adjective
; especially British
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British Dictionary definitions for synthesised
synthetize, synthesise or synthetise
Derived Formssynthesization, synthetization, synthesisation or synthetisation, noun
to combine or cause to combine into a whole
(tr) to produce by synthesis
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Word Origin and History for synthesised
1830, from synthesis + -ize. A correct formation would be *synthetize. Related: Synthesized; synthesizing.
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To combine so as to form a new, complex product.
To form or produce by chemical synthesis.
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