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verb     synchronize pronunciation in American English
/ˈsɪŋkrəˌnaɪz/
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I/you/we/theysynchronize
he/she/itsynchronizes
present participlesynchronizing
past tensesynchronized
past participlesynchronized
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  1. [transitive] to make two or more things happen or move at the same time or speed
    synchronize something with something:

    An editing unit is used to synchronize sound with images.

    1. a.
      [transitive] to set clocks to show the same time as each other
    2. b.
      [intransitive] if two or more things synchronize, they happen or move at the same time or speed

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synchronization

     synchronization pronunciation in American English
/ˌsɪŋkrənɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]
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