a group of individuals or organizations combined or making a joint effort to undertake some specific duty or carry out specific transactions or negotiations:
The local furniture store is individually owned, but is part of a buying syndicate.
a combination of bankers or capitalists formed for the purpose of carrying out some project requiring large resources of capital, as the underwriting of an issue of stock or bonds.
an agency that buys articles, stories, columns, photographs, comic strips, or other features and distributes them for simultaneous publication in a number of newspapers or periodicals in different localities.
Compare boilerplate (def 2a).
a business organization owning and operating a number of newspapers; newspaper chain.
a group, combination, or association of gangsters controlling organized crime or one type of crime, especially in one region of the country.
a council or body of syndics.
a local organization of employers or employees in Italy during the Fascist regime.
verb (used with object), syndicated, syndicating.
to combine into a syndicate.
to publish simultaneously, or supply for simultaneous publication, in a number of newspapers or other periodicals in different places:
Her column is syndicated in 120 papers.
Television. to sell (a program, series, etc.) directly to independent stations.
to sell shares in or offer participation in the financial sharing of (a risk venture, loan, or the like):
to syndicate a racehorse among speculators; to syndicate a loan among several banks.
verb (used without object), syndicated, syndicating.
to combine to form a syndicate.
an association of business enterprises or individuals organized to undertake a joint project requiring considerable capital
a news agency that sells articles, photographs, etc, to a number of newspapers for simultaneous publication
any association formed to carry out an enterprise or enterprises of common interest to its members
a board of syndics or the office of syndic
(in Italy under the Fascists) a local organization of employers or employees
(transitive) to sell (articles, photographs, etc) to several newspapers for simultaneous publication
(transitive) (US) to sell (a programme or programmes) to several local commercial television or radio stations
to form a syndicate of (people)
noun, plural syntheses [sin-thuh-seez] /ˈsɪn θəˌsiz/ (Show IPA) 1. the combining of the constituent elements of separate material or abstract entities into a single or unified entity (opposed to analysis, ) the separating of any material or abstract entity into its constituent elements. 2. a complex whole formed by combining. 3. Chemistry. the forming or […]
verb (used with object), synthesized, synthesizing. 1. to form (a material or abstract entity) by combining parts or elements (opposed to analyze): to synthesize a statement. 2. Chemistry. to combine (constituent elements) into a single or unified entity. 3. to treat synthetically. verb (used without object), synthesized, synthesizing. 4. to make or form a synthesis. […]
noun 1. Édouard de [French ey-dwar duh] /French eɪˈdwar də/ (Show IPA), 1853–1917, Polish operatic bass. 2. Jean de [French zhahn duh] /French ʒɑ̃ də/ (Show IPA), 1850–1925, Polish tenor.
verb (used with object), retted, retting. 1. to soak in water or expose to moisture, as flax or hemp, to facilitate the removal of the fiber from the woody tissue by partial rotting. 1. retain. 2. retired. 3. return. 4. returned. verb rets, retting, retted 1. (transitive) to moisten or soak (flax, hemp, jute, etc) […]