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juvenilize

[joo-vuh-nl-ahyz] /ˈdʒu və nlˌaɪz/
verb (used with object), juvenilized, juvenilizing.
1.
to make juvenile or immature:
to juvenilize the classics for quick reading.
2.
to make suitable for or more appealing to children.
Also, especially British, juvenilise.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; juvenile + -ize
Related forms
juvenilization, noun
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