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homologize

[huh-mol-uh-jahyz, hoh-] /həˈmɒl əˌdʒaɪz, hoʊ-/
verb (used with object), homologized, homologizing.
1.
to make or show to be homologous.
verb (used without object), homologized, homologizing.
2.
to be homologous; correspond.
Also, especially British, homologise.
Origin
1710-1720
1710-20; homolog(ous) + -ize
Related forms
homologizer, noun
unhomologized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for homologise

homologize

/hɒˈmɒləˌdʒaɪz/
verb
1.
to be, show to be, or make homologous
Derived Forms
homologizer, homologiser, noun
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Word Origin and History for homologise

homologize

v.

1733, "to be homologous;" 1811, "to make homologous;" see homologous + -ize. Related: Homologized; homologizing.

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