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syn·the·size / ˈsin[unvoicedth]iˌsīz/ (also syn·the·tize / -ˌtīz/ ) • v. [tr.] make (something) by synthesis, esp. chemically: man synthesizes new chemical poisons and sprays the countryside wholesale. ∎  combine (a number of things) into a coherent whole: pupils should synthesize the data they have gathered Darwinian theory has been synthesized with modern genetics. ∎  produce (sound) electronically: trigger chips that synthesize speech | [as adj.] (synthesized) synthesized chords.

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