conventionalize

conventionalize

[kuhn-ven-shuh-nl-ahyz]
verb (used with object), conventionalized, conventionalizing.
1.
to make conventional.
2.
Art. to represent in a conventional manner.
Also, especially British, conventionalise.


Origin:
1850–55; conventional + -ize

conventionalization, noun
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conventionalize or conventionalise (kənˈvɛnʃənəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to make conventional
2.  to simplify or stylize (a design, decorative device, etc)
 
conventionalise or conventionalise
 
vb
 
conventionali'zation or conventionalise
 
n
 
conventionali'sation or conventionalise
 
n

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