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synthesize

syn·the·size

synthesize

 
 
pronunciation:
sIn th saIz
parts of speech:
transitive verb, intransitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: synthesized, synthesizes, synthesizing
definition 1: to bring together or combine (separate elements) to form a whole.
The professor felt the ideas in her essay were not well connected and that she should synthesize them in her conclusion.
definition 2: in chemistry, to produce by a synthetic process.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to bring about a synthesis.
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derivation: synthesization (n.)
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