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 (sĭn′ər-jĕt′ĭk) also syn·er·gic (sĭ-nûr′jĭk)


a variant of synergistic
[C17: from Greek sunergētikos, from syn- + -ergētikos, from ergon work; see energy]


(ˌsɪn ərˈdʒɛt ɪk)

working together; cooperative.
[1675–85; < Greek synergētikós]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.synergetic - working together; used especially of groups, as subsidiaries of a corporation, cooperating for an enhanced effect; "a synergistic effect"
cooperative - done with or working with others for a common purpose or benefit; "a cooperative effort"


Working together toward a common end:
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Architect, inventor, and polymath Buckminster Fuller gave us what today we call design science or design thinking via his heroic investigations of our inter-accommodating, inter-complementing, inter-transformative universe recorded in his miraculous volumes Synergetics I and II (Fuller 1975, 1979).
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1977), "Synergetics--An Introduction," Springer Series of Synergetics 1.
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Fuller's theory of synergetics, he then goes on to suggest that "if enough people try to connect their 'micro-utopias' together it may be possible to achieve a global 'synergy of synergies'" (13).
Although the law called by his name will be discussed further, it is felt necessary to underline that the basic principles of cybernetics (as well as GST) were introduced into synergetics which is sometimes identified with the theory of self-organization, related to the theories of catastrophes, chaos, fractals and autopoiesis while in the USA it is known under the name of complexity theory.