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cocainize

[koh-key-nahyz, koh-kuh-nahyz] /koʊˈkeɪ naɪz, ˈkoʊ kəˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), cocainized, cocainizing.
1.
to treat with or affect by cocaine.
Also, especially British, cocainise.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; cocaine + -ize
Related forms
cocainization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for cocainize

cocainize

/kəʊˈkeɪˌnaɪz; ˈkəʊkəˌnaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to anaesthetize with cocaine
Derived Forms
cocainization, cocainisation, noun
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