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euhemerize

[yoo-hee-muh-rahyz, -hem-uh-] /yuˈhi məˌraɪz, -ˈhɛm ə-/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), euhemerized, euhemerizing.
1.
to treat or explain (myths) by euhemerism.
Also, especially British, euhemerise.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; Euhemer(us) + -ize
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euhemerize

/juːˈhiːməˌraɪz/
verb
1.
to deal with or explain (myths) by euhemerism
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