how to pronounce synthesize


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synthesize is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of synthesize in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… then we synthesize this focal point and …”

meanings of synthesize


  1. To be combined producing a new, more complex product.
  2. To be produced by chemical synthesis.
  3. To produce a substance by chemical synthesis.
  4. To combine two or more things to produce a new product.

synthesize frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word synthesize occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics synthesize can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that synthesize can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

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