sacralized

sacralize

[sey-kruh-lahyz, sak-ruh-]
verb (used with object), sacralized, sacralizing.
to make sacred; imbue with sacred character, especially through ritualized devotion: a society that sacralized science.
Also, especially British, sacralise.


Origin:
1930–35; sacral1 + -ize

sacralization, noun
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