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grangerize

[greyn-juh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), grangerized, grangerizing.
1.
to augment the illustrative content of (a book) by inserting additional prints, drawings, engravings, etc., not included in the original volume.
2.
to mutilate (books) in order to get illustrative material for such a purpose.
Also, especially British, grangerise.


Origin:
1880–85; after James Granger (1723–1776), English clergyman whose Biographical History of England (1769) was arranged for such illustration; see -ize

grangerism, noun
grangerization, noun
grangerizer, noun
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grangerize or grangerise (ˈɡreɪndʒəˌraɪz)
 
vb
1.  to illustrate (a book) by inserting prints, drawings, etc, taken from other works
2.  to raid (books) to acquire material for illustrating another book
 
[C19: named after Joseph Granger, 18th-century English writer, whose Biographical History of England (1769) included blank pages for illustrations to be supplied by the reader]
 
grangerise or grangerise
 
vb
 
[C19: named after Joseph Granger, 18th-century English writer, whose Biographical History of England (1769) included blank pages for illustrations to be supplied by the reader]
 
'grangerism or grangerise
 
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grangeri'zation or grangerise
 
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grangeri'sation or grangerise
 
n
 
'grangerizer or grangerise
 
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'grangeriser or grangerise
 
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