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verb [transitive] synthesize pronunciation in American English /ˈsɪnθəˌsaɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theysynthesize
he/she/itsynthesizes
present participlesynthesizing
past tensesynthesized
past participlesynthesized
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  1. 1
    science to produce a new substance as a result of a chemical or biological reaction involving two or more simpler substances
    Green plants synthesize carbohydrates from carbon dioxide and water.
    synthesized drugs
  2. 2
    to combine different ideas, styles, or systems into a single idea or system
    The final chapter attempts to synthesize the arguments.

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