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cutinize

[kyoot-n-ahyz] /ˈkyut nˌaɪz/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), cutinized, cutinizing.
1.
to make into or become cutin.
Also, especially British, cutinise.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; cutin + -ize
Related forms
cutinization, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for cutinization

cutinize

/ˈkjuːtɪˌnaɪz/
verb
1.
to become or cause to become covered or impregnated with cutin
Derived Forms
cutinization, cutinisation, noun
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