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anthologize

[an-thol-uh-jahyz] /ænˈθɒl əˌdʒaɪz/
verb (used without object), anthologized, anthologizing.
1.
to compile an anthology.
verb (used with object), anthologized, anthologizing.
2.
to make an anthology of; include in an anthology.
Also, especially British, anthologise.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; antholog(y) + -ize
Related forms
anthologizer, noun
unanthologized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for anthologize

anthologize

/ænˈθɒləˌdʒaɪz/
verb
1.
to compile or put into an anthology
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Word Origin and History for anthologize
v.

1889; see anthology + -ize. Related: Anthologized; anthologizing.

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