pedestrianize

pedestrianize

[puh-des-tree-uh-nahyz]
verb (used without object), pedestrianized, pedestrianizing.
to go on foot; walk.
Also, especially British, pedestrianise.


Origin:
1805–15; pedestrian + -ize

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pedestrianize or pedestrianise (pɪˈdɛstrɪəˌnaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to convert (a street) into an area for the use of pedestrians only, by excluding all motor vehicles
 
pedestrianise or pedestrianise
 
vb
 
pedestriani'zation or pedestrianise
 
n
 
pedestriani'sation or pedestrianise
 
n

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