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capsulize

[kap-suh-lahyz, -syoo-] /ˈkæp səˌlaɪz, -syʊ-/
verb (used with object), capsulized, capsulizing.
1.
to summarize or make very concise; capsule.
Also, especially British, capsulise.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; capsule + -ize
Related forms
capsulization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for capsulise

capsulize

/ˈkæpsjʊˌlaɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
to state (information) in a highly condensed form
2.
to enclose in a capsule
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Word Origin and History for capsulise

capsulize

v.

of news, etc., 1950, from capsule + -ize. Related: Capsulized; capsulizing.

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