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synthesis

 [sin´thĕ-sis]
1. the creation of an integrated whole by the combining of simpler parts or entities.
2. the formation of a chemical compound by the union of its elements or from other suitable components.
3. in psychiatry, the integration of the various elements of the personality. adj., adj synthet´ic.
synthesis of learning the restructuring of previously learned concepts and behaviors into new patterns.

syn·the·sis

, pl.

syn·the·ses

(sin'thĕ-sis, -sēz),
1. A building up, putting together, composition.
2. In chemistry, the formation of compounds by the union of simpler compounds or elements.
3. Stage in the cell cycle in which DNA is synthesized as a preliminary to cell division.
[G. fr. syn, together, + thesis, a placing, arranging]

synthesis

(sĭn′thĭ-sĭs)
n. pl. synthe·ses (-sēz′)
1.
a. The combining of separate elements or substances to form a coherent whole.
b. The complex whole so formed.
2. Chemistry Formation of a compound from simpler compounds or elements.
3. Philosophy
a. Reasoning from the general to the particular; logical deduction.
b. The combination of thesis and antithesis in the Hegelian dialectical process whereby a new and higher level of truth is produced.

syn′the·sist n.

synthesis

The creation of a whole from simpler parts or components. See Biosynthesis, Cell-free synthesis, Combinatorial biosynthesis, Coordinated enzyme synthesis, Narcosynthesis, Parallel synthesis, Psychosynthesis, Split synthesis.

syn·the·sis

, pl. syntheses (sin'thĕ-sis, -sēz)
1. Generally, the process of building up, putting together, or composing.
2. chemistry The formation of compounds by the union of simpler compounds or elements.
3. The stage in the cell cycle in which DNA is synthesized as a preliminary to cell division.
[syn- + thesis, a placing, arranging]

synthesis

see ANABOLISM.

syn·the·sis

, pl. syntheses (sin'thĕ-sis, -sēz)
1. A composition.
2. In chemistry, formation of compounds by union of simpler compounds or elements.
[syn- + thesis, a placing, arranging]
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Physical Synthesis unites logic synthesis, placement and top-level routing -- all linked together with common timing.
The traditional design handoff from logic synthesis to place-and-route is becoming unmanageable, resulting in numerous design iterations.
A transformation based algorithm for reversible logic synthesis. In Proceedings of the 40th annual Design Automation Conference (pp.
[22] Berkeley Logic Synthesis and Verification Group, ABC: System for Sequential Synthesis and Verification, http://www-cad.eecs .berkeley.edu/alanmi/abc.
Logic synthesis is performed for each block resulted from the decomposition step; it generates a GL netlist associated with each block.
The third step of the methodology consists in logic synthesis, which has been performed for each of the nine blocks of the design.
He has 20 years of electronic design automation (EDA) research and development experience in logic synthesis, test, and formal verification in addressing the complexity of IC design and implementation challenges.
Ternary reversible/quantum logic synthesis is a neoteric and growing area.
Transformation based algorithm for ternary reversible logic synthesis using universally controlled ternary gates.