a metalanguage used to refer to the grammatical or other formal features of an object language.
- Syntax tree
mathematics, theory, language A tree representing the abstract syntax of some tokens in a language. (1998-11-12)
noun 1. synderesis.
noun 1. Informal. synthesizer (def 2). 2. synthpop. noun 1. short for synthesizer
synthase syn·thase (sĭn’thās’, -thāz’) n. Any of various enzymes that catalyze the synthesis of a substance without the use of a high-energy source such as cleavage of a phosphate bond in ATP.