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singularize

or (especially British) singularise

[sing-gyuh-luh-rahyz] /ˈsɪŋ gyə ləˌraɪz/
verb (used with object), singularized, singularizing.
1.
to make singular.
Origin of singularize
1580-1590
1580-90; singular + -ize
Related forms
singularization, noun
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  • And hence this tremendous struggle to singularize ourselves, to survive in some way in the memory of others and of posterity.

    Tragic Sense Of Life Miguel de Unamuno
British Dictionary definitions for singularize

singularize

/ˈsɪŋɡjʊləˌraɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
to make (a word, etc) singular
2.
to make conspicuous
Derived Forms
singularization, singularisation, noun
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