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banalize

[buh-nal-ahyz, -nah-lahyz, beyn-l-ahyz] /bəˈnæl aɪz, -ˈnɑ laɪz, ˈbeɪn lˌaɪz/
verb (used with object), banalized, banalizing.
1.
to render or make banal; trivialize:
Television has often been accused of banalizing even the most serious subjects.
Also, especially British, banalise.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; banal + -ize
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