The current version of the vocabulary builder covers over 2720 words & is useful for students preparing for academic English examinations such as SAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. Now you can also listen to the pronunciation of words. - Refer a Friend.|
synoptic (adj) in the nature of a synopsis/of a summary.
Anything that is in the nature of a summary is synoptic. A synoptic description of a conference is a summary of the events that took place at the conference.
- The booklet consists a synoptic presentation of the latest developments in the field of medicine. It gives a summary of the results of the latest research in medicine.
- The writing is more or less is synoptic. It is a summary of the earlier writings on the subject, and contains nothing new.