Synthetic

Compounded in the laboratory, as opposed to occurring naturally. A crop plant line or variety produced by combining genes unlikely to occur in nature; lines having a high general combining ability.

synthetic

a term used to describe substances that do not occur naturally. Synthetic products don't rely on natural processes in the way organic products do, so they can offer more control and work more quickly when applied to plants and soil. See also: organic.
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synthetic

a statement or item of knowledge which is known to be true because of its connection with some intuition. (Cf. analytic.)
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Synthetic

substances produced by chemical or biochemical means.
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synthetic

as applied to gemstones this term indicates any man-made material that is virtually the same as the natural material -- cf. simulant.
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synthetic

[adj] - not genuine or natural 2. [adj] - involving or of the nature of synthesis (combining separate elements to form a coherent whole) as opposed to analysis 3. [adj] - (linguistics) systematic combining of root and modifying elements into single words 4. [adj] - (logic) of a proposition 5. [n] - a compound made artificiall...
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Synthetic

Something that is not of natural origin; prepared or made artificially, e.g. anaesthetic medication produced from synthetic compounds.
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Synthetic

A strategy of buying a combination of futures and put options to achieve the equivalent position of buying a call option or buying a combination of futures and call options to achieve the equivalent position of buying a put option.
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synthetic

In philosophy, a term employed by Kant to describe a judgement in which the predicate is...
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synthetic

synthetic material; artificial; artificial substance. A substance manufactured by chemical synthesis.
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synthetic

Relating to or made by synthesis. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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synthetic

adjective not genuine or natural; `counterfeit rhetoric that flourishes when passions are synthetic`- George Will
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Synthetic

• (a.) Alt. of Synthetical
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synthetic

synthetic 1. Made artificially by chemical synthesis, especially so as to resemble a natural product. 2. Not of natural origin; prepared, or made, artificially. 3. Not genuine, especially expressed but not genuinely felt: 'He made synthetic expressions of sympathy.' 4. A description of a proposition whose truth or falsity is a matter of facts and...
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synthetic

Manmade fiber or material, as opposed to natural or organic material, which is made from plant or animal products. Examples include cotton, wool and leather.
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synthetic

As a noun: Customized hybrid instruments created by blending an underlying price on a cash instrument with the price of a derivative instrument. It is a combination of security holdings which mimics the price movement of another, single security (i.e., synthetic call: long position in a stock combined with a put on that position; a protected long s...
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synthetic

a statement or item of knowledge which is known to be true because of its connection with some intuition. (Cf. analytic.)
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synthetic

Type: Term Pronunciation: sin-thet′ik Definitions: 1. Relating to or made by synthesis.
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synthetic

(material) Any material made from chemicals. Since the 1900s, more and more of the materials used in everyday life are synthetics, including plastics (polythene, polystyrene), synthetic fibres (nylon, acrylics, polyesters), synthetic resins, and synthetic rubber. Most naturally occurring organ...
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Synthetic

Artificially produced, not of natural origin.
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synthetic

The posh phrase for plastic cork. The intention is to prevent cork taint. For more information see my information pages on corks and screwcaps and faulty wines
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synthetic

Having to do with substances that are man-made instead of taken from nature.
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SYNTHETIC

Best understood as the opposite of
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Synthetic

Synthesis, the combination of two or more parts, whether by design or by natural processes. Furthermore, it may imply being prepared or made artificially, in contrast to naturally. ==In the sense of combination== ==In the sense of artificial== ==In the sense of both== ...
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Synthetic

A fiber which has been man-made through the use of chemical combinations. Synthetic fibers often have increased durability, strength and resistance to the elements.
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