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dolomitize

[doh-luh-mahy-tahyz, -mi-, dol-uh-] /ˈdoʊ lə maɪˌtaɪz, -mɪ-, ˈdɒl ə-/
verb (used with object), dolomitized, dolomitizing. Geology
1.
to convert (limestone) into dolomite.
Also, especially British, dolomitise.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; dolomite + -ize
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