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English definition of “synthesis”
/ˈsɪn·θə·sɪs/ n [C/U] (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/ v [T] › chemistry The chemical compound was first synthesized in England in 1874.