A synopsis is a brief summary of the major points of a subject or written work or story, either as prose or as a table; an abridgment or condensation of a work.
Synopsis or synopsys may also refer to:
* '' Kievan Synopsis
'', a historical work, first published in Kyiv in 1676
* '' Synopsis of Pure Mathematics
'', a book by G. S. Carr, written in 1886
* '' Synopsis Universae Philologiae
'', an early work on comparative linguistics by Gottfried Hensel (Godofredus Henselius, 1687–1767)
* Video synopsis
, an approach to create a short video summary of a long video
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Research is "creativity, creative and systematic work undertaken to increase the stock of knowledge". It involves the collection, organization, and analysis of information to increase understanding of a ...
, a data collection method for qualitative research
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, an electronic design automation company based in Mountain View, California
* Synoptic (disambiguation)