synthesist

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n synthesist an intellectual who synthesizes or uses synthetic methods
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Synthesist One who employs synthesis, or who follows synthetic methods.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n synthesist One who employs synthesis, or who follows synthetic methods. Compare synthetist.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Synthesist one who synthetises
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. synthesissyn, with, together, thesis, a placing—tithēmi, I place.

Usage

In literature:

Old Johnson, the chief data synthesist, tried to detain her with some question.
"Little Fuzzy" by Henry Beam Piper
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