See also: Synthesizer

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Etymology edit

synthesize +‎ -er

Pronunciation edit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈsɪn.θəˌsaɪ.zə(ɹ)/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈsɪn.θəˌsaɪ.zɚ/
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Noun edit

synthesizer (plural synthesizers)

  1. (music) An electronic musical instrument that creates its sounds with electronics and generally is played via a keyboard.
  2. (music) An electronic instrument consisting of a module, or a set of modules, that creates its sounds with electronics and does not have any keyboard.
  3. (electronics) An electronic circuit that generates an electronic signal oscillation with accurate timing from a reference oscillator.
  4. (electronics) An electronic device that generates electronic signal patterns to test an electronic circuit.
  5. (software) A software program that allows a computer to be used as a musical instrument – virtual instrument

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Descendants edit

  • Hebrew: סינתיסייזר (síntesaizer)

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from English synthesizer.

Noun edit

synthesizer c

  1. (music) a synthesizer
    Synonym: (colloquial) synt

Declension edit

Declension of synthesizer 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative synthesizer synthesizern synthesizers, synthesizer synthesizerna
Genitive synthesizers synthesizerns synthesizers synthesizernas

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