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singularize

[sing-gyuh-luh-rahyz] /ˈsɪŋ gyə ləˌraɪz/
verb (used with object), singularized, singularizing.
1.
to make singular.
Also, especially British, singularise.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; singular + -ize
Related forms
singularization, noun
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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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