- noting a gem mineral manufactured so as to be physically, chemically, and optically identical with the mineral as found in nature.
- (not in technical use) noting a gem mineral manufactured and pigmented in imitation of a natural gemstone of that name.
- substances or products made by chemical synthesis, as plastics or artificial fibers.
- the science or industry concerned with such products.
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Thus metaphysics, according to the proper aim of the science, consists merely of synthetical propositions a priori.
For the same reason is it true that from categories alone no synthetical proposition can be made.
"A straight line between two points is the shortest," is a synthetical proposition.
The proper problem of pure reason, then, is contained in the question: "How are synthetical judgements a priori possible?"
To Kant the fundamental condition was given in the synthetical unity of consciousness.