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deformalize

or (especially British) deformalise

[dee-fawr-muh-lahyz] /diˈfɔr məˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), deformalized, deformalizing.
1.
to make less formal; reduce the strictness, preciseness, etc., of.
Origin of deformalize
1875-1880
1875-80; de- + formalize
Related forms
deformalization, noun
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