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serialize

[seer-ee-uh-lahyz] /ˈsɪər i əˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), serialized, serializing.
1.
to publish in serial form.
2.
to broadcast, televise, or film in serial form.
Also, especially British, serialise.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; serial + -ize
Related forms
serialization, noun
unserialized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for serialization

serialize

/ˈsɪərɪəˌlaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) to publish or present in the form of a serial
Derived Forms
serialization, serialisation, noun
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Word Origin and History for serialization
n.

1856, noun of action from serialize.

serialize

v.

1852 (implied in serialized), from serial + -ize. Related: Serializing.

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