synoptical

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj synoptical presenting or taking the same point of view; used especially with regard to the first three gospels of the New Testament "synoptic sayings"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Synoptical Affording a general view of the whole, or of the principal parts of a thing; as, a synoptic table; a synoptical statement of an argument. "The synoptic Gospels."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • synoptical Same as synoptic.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Synoptical affording a general view of the whole
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. : cf. F. synoptique,. See Synopsis
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. synopsissyn, with, together, opsis, a view.

Usage

In literature:

Relation to synoptic account.
"The Life of Jesus of Nazareth" by Rush Rhees
With Synoptical View of Newton's Life, Notes, and a variety of Details, Illustrative of his History.
"Notes and Queries, Number 59, December 14, 1850" by Various
He is a kind of living synoptic-historical Encyclopedia.
"The Condition, Elevation, Emigration, and Destiny of the Colored People of the United States" by Martin R. Delany
Each of the three synoptic writers has made record of this last journey to Jerusalem and of occurrences connected therewith.
"Jesus the Christ" by James Edward Talmage
We have read every one of the thirty-seven ballads contained in this volume, and the following is our synoptical view.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No. 379, May, 1847" by Various
The Synoptic material here specially concerned we shall find especially in Mark i.
"Progress and History" by Various
While we are on the topic of the authenticity of the gospels, it may be worth while to discuss the other synoptics as briefly as possible.
"The Next Step in Religion" by Roy Wood Sellars
A hundred years' study of the synoptic problem, i.e.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
It is not, as in Paul, a meal commemorative of Christ's death, nor connected with the Passover, as in the Synoptics.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
See note 2 on Synoptic Criticism at the close of the Harmony.
"A Harmony of the Gospels for Students of the Life of Christ" by Archibald Thomas Robertson
There is in the synoptic Gospels only one case in which Jesus is said to have raised the dead.
"Supernatural Religion, Vol. I. (of III)" by Walter Richard Cassels
It is not necessary to show that the first three chapters of Luke present very many differences from the other Synoptics.
"Supernatural Religion, Vol. II. (of III)" by Walter Richard Cassels
The Author of Acts and of the third Synoptic, therefore, gives no countenance to this theory.
"Supernatural Religion, Vol. III. (of III)" by Walter Richard Cassels
We will now pass to the historical discrepancies between this gospel and the three synoptics, following the order of the former.
"My Path to Atheism" by Annie Besant
In what quarter of the globe were the Synoptics written, and by whom?
"The Christ Of Paul" by George Reber
And nothing could be easier than to demonstrate this by a synoptic table, in which the three narratives were collated.
"The Contemporary Review, Volume 36, November 1879" by Various
Synoptical Table of the Kindergarten.
"Selected List of Swan Sonnenschein & Co.'s Publications" by Swan Sonnenschein & Co.
The synoptical Evangelists had furnished the Church with the narrative of His earthly origin.
"Expositor's Bible: The Epistles of St. John" by William Alexander
John appears throughout the synoptic record as a zealous, fiery Jew-Christian.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 4" by Various
There is no traceable literary contact with the synoptic gospels.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 2" by Various
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In news:

7 MTSU Star Party Features Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Talk by Wallin.
Bosch has added synoptic microphone and voting software features to its Digital Congress Network (DCN) Next Generation software.
There are several synoptic features to consider today.
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In science:

We present the design and the prototype of the Small Synoptic Second Solar Spectrum Telescope (S5T), which can autonomously measure scattering polarization signals on a daily basis with large sensitivity and accuracy.
The Prototype of the Small Synoptic Second Solar Spectrum Telescope (S5T)
These lensing effects are expected to be seen by the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope.
A Universal Magnification Theorem II. Generic Caustics up to Codimension Five
In line with previous approaches to real-time modeling such as Statecharts and Simulink, Synoptic features hierarchical decomposition of application and control modules in synchronous block diagrams and state machines.
Polychronous Interpretation of Synoptic, a Domain Specific Modeling Language for Embedded Flight-Software
The project advocates a top-down approach built on a Domain-Specific Modeling Language (DSML) named Synoptic.
Polychronous Interpretation of Synoptic, a Domain Specific Modeling Language for Embedded Flight-Software
The aim of Synoptic is to support all aspects of embedded flightsoftware design.
Polychronous Interpretation of Synoptic, a Domain Specific Modeling Language for Embedded Flight-Software
Synoptic offers this capability by providing an incremental design framework and refinement features.
Polychronous Interpretation of Synoptic, a Domain Specific Modeling Language for Embedded Flight-Software
To summarize, Synoptic deals with data-flow diagrams, mode automata, blocks, components, dynamic and hardware architecture, mapping and timing.
Polychronous Interpretation of Synoptic, a Domain Specific Modeling Language for Embedded Flight-Software
The functional part of the Synoptic language allows to model software architecture.
Polychronous Interpretation of Synoptic, a Domain Specific Modeling Language for Embedded Flight-Software
Apart from structural and behavioral aspects, the Synoptic software architecture language allows to define temporal properties of blocks.
Polychronous Interpretation of Synoptic, a Domain Specific Modeling Language for Embedded Flight-Software
Williams, Exploring the Time Domain with Synoptic Sky Surveys, Proc.
Data challenges of time domain astronomy
To determine the fraction of the Hanle depolarization that may be due to the action of a local dynamo, a synoptic program is being initiated at IRSOL (Istituto Ricerche Solari Locarno).
Nature of the solar dynamo at small scales
While this blue wing peak therefore can serve as an ideal normalization reference for a synoptic program, its spectral location is far from suitable photospheric Hanle lines like the Sr i 4607 ˚A line.
Nature of the solar dynamo at small scales
With the synoptic program that is being started at IRSOL we hope to determine the fraction of the observed Hanle depolarization signatures that could be attributed to the action of a local dynamo.
Nature of the solar dynamo at small scales
Because of the sparseness of observational stations, only results for the planetary scales (∼ 10000km) and synoptic scales (∼ 1000km) were shown.
Recent Developments in Understanding Two-dimensional Turbulence and the Nastrom-Gage Spectrum
In the time since the last maser conference in 2001, the number of synoptic imaging campaigns of stellar SiO masers has increased significantly and yielded new results.
Stellar masers, circumstellar envelopes, and supernova remnants
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