syn·​chro·​ni·​za·​tion | \ ˌsiŋ-krə-nə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce synchronization (audio) , ˌsin- \

Definition of synchronization

1 : the act or result of synchronizing
2 : the state of being synchronous

Examples of synchronization in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With the addition of Haurie, the synch team at Position Music rises to 11 full-time employees working solely on synchronization and music licensing. Thania Garcia, Variety, 18 May 2022 Traditionally, synchronization licenses were obtained on a track-by-track basis. Elizabeth Moody, The Hollywood Reporter, 2 Mar. 2022 Time synchronization underpins data center infrastructure and interconnects. Markus Lutz, Forbes, 7 Mar. 2022 If nothing else, this should convince you that synchronization is not something expert runners consciously choose to do. Alex Hutchinson, Outside Online, 23 Sep. 2020 Look across each area of opportunity to create a cohesive system with synchronization at key areas of overlap. Chris Macfarland, Forbes, 27 May 2022 That left him wondering: Where does the transition occur between in-phase and antiphase synchronization? Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 2 May 2022 For masters, rights are split into reproduction, performance and synchronization. Elan Jacoby, Rolling Stone, 2 May 2022 One tip for alleviating this potential drawback is always to factor out non-repeatable anomalies, like one-time synchronization licensing, settlement and catch-up payments. Elan Jacoby, Rolling Stone, 2 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of synchronization

1828, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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29 Jun 2022

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“Synchronization.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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