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divinize

[div-uh-nahyz] /ˈdɪv əˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), divinized, divinizing.
1.
to make divine; deify.
Also, especially British, divinise.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; divine + -ize; compare French diviniser
Related forms
divinization, noun
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divinize

/ˈdɪvɪˌnaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to make divine; deify
Derived Forms
divinization, divinisation, noun
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