verb (used with object), essentialized, essentializing.
to extract the essence from; express the essence of.
Also, especially British, essentialise.

1660–70; essential + -ize Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Though unusually thoughtful, it nonetheless essentialize a movement which by its own admission is not altogether well defined.
The paper argues that predominant discourses perpetuate power imbalances and essentialize worker and migrant subjectivities.
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