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syn·chro·nize

 (sĭng′krə-nīz′, sĭn′-)
v. syn·chro·nized, syn·chro·niz·ing, syn·chro·niz·es
v.tr.
1.
a. To cause to occur or operate with exact coincidence in time or rate: The military units synchronized their operations. We synchronized our watches.
b. To cause to occur or operate at the same time as something else: They synchronized their trip with the annual tulip festival.
2. To represent (events) as occurring at the same time or in the same time period.
3. To arrange (a video or soundtrack, for example) to play or operate in synchronization with something else.
4.
a. To transfer data between (two devices) to ensure that the same data is stored on both.
b. To execute such a transfer to cause the content of (two or more files or other sets of data) to be identical.
v.intr.
1. To occur at the same time; be simultaneous: The light flashes of fireflies tend to synchronize with one another.
2. To operate in unison.

[Greek sunkhronizein, to be contemporary, from sunkhronos, contemporaneous; see synchronous.]

syn′chro·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
syn′chro·niz′er n.

synchronization

1. The arrangement of military actions in time, space, and purpose to produce maximum relative combat power at a decisive place and time.
2. In the intelligence context, application of intelligence sources and methods in concert with the operation plan.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.synchronization - the relation that exists when things occur at the same time; "the drug produces an increased synchrony of the brain waves"
temporal relation - a relation involving time
asynchronism, asynchrony, desynchronisation, desynchronization, desynchronizing - the relation that exists when things occur at unrelated times; "the stimulus produced a desynchronizing of the brain waves"
2.synchronization - an adjustment that causes something to occur or recur in unison
readjustment, adjustment, registration - the act of adjusting something to match a standard
3.synchronization - coordinating by causing to indicate the same time; "the synchronization of their watches was an important preliminary"
coordination - the regulation of diverse elements into an integrated and harmonious operation
Translations
synchronizace
synkronisering
samstilling
synchronizácia
eş zamanlama

synchronization

[ˌsɪŋkrənaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nsincronización f

synchronization

[ˌsɪŋkrənaɪˈzeɪʃən] synchronisation (British) nsynchronisation f
with perfect synchronization → en parfaite synchronisation

synchronization

nAbstimmung f; (Film) → Synchronisation f; (of clocks)Gleichstellung f; (of actions)Zusammenfall m, → gleichzeitiger Ablauf; (of movements)Übereinstimmung f

synchronization

[ˌsɪŋkrənaɪˈzeɪʃn] nsincronizzazione f

synchronize,

synchronise

(ˈsiŋkrənaiz) verb
to (cause to) happen at the same time, go at the same speed etc, as something else. In the film, the movements of the actors' lips did not synchronize with the sounds of their words; to synchronize watches.
ˌsynchroniˈzation, ˌsynchroniˈsation noun
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