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eternalize

or (especially British) eternalise

[ih-tur-nl-ahyz] /ɪˈtɜr nlˌaɪz/
verb (used with object), eternalized, eternalizing.
1.
to eternize.
Origin of eternalize
1610-1620
1610-20; eternal + -ize
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Examples from the Web for eternalize
Historical Examples
  • The thirst of eternity is what is called love among men, and whosoever loves another wishes to eternalize himself in him.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
  • Every family had its own, dead or alive, oftener dead, and wanted to eternalize his features.

    Pierre and Luce Romain Rolland
  • Oh, to prolong this blissful moment, to sleep, to eternalize oneself in it!

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
British Dictionary definitions for eternalize

eternalize

/ɪˈtɜːnəˌlaɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
to make eternal
2.
to make famous for ever; immortalize
Derived Forms
eternalization, eternization, eternalisation, eternisation, noun
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