Synartesis Syn`ar*te"sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? a fastening together, fr. ? to fasten together.] A fastening or knitting together; the state of being closely jointed; close union. [R.] --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]

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  • synartesis —   n. close junction.    ♦ synarthrosis, n. (pl. ses) fixed articulation of bones …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Atomistic — At om*is tic, a. 1. Of or pertaining to atoms; relating to atomism. [R.] [1913 Webster] It is the object of the mechanical atomistic philosophy to confound synthesis with synartesis. Coleridge. [1913 Webster] 2. divided into separate and often… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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