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synthesis

noun [C/U]    /ˈsɪn·θə·sɪs/ (plural syntheses  /ˈsɪn·θəˌsiz/)
the act of combining different ideas or things to make a whole that is new and different from the items considered separately : [C] His latest album is a synthesis of African and Latin rhythms . synthesize    /ˈsɪn·θəˌsɑɪz/ verb [T] chemistry The chemical compound was first synthesized in England in 1874.
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